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Basic Business Writing
Association for Business Communication
International, interdisciplinary organization committed to advancing business communication research, education and practice.
Business Writing Blog
This blog provides hints on clear writing for business purposes as well as links to many useful resources. A free monthly e-zine is also available.
International Association of Business Communicators - Professional network of over 15,500 business communication professionals in over 80 countries
OWL: Workplace Writers
This website by the Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University includes resources for workplace writers and people writing during the job search process. This collection of handouts will provide you with information about various aspects of business, technical, and professional writing.
Writing Business Letters
An excellent guide from the University of North Carolina's Writing Center. This will help you write business letters required in many different situations, from applying for a job to requesting or delivering information. While the examples that are discussed specifically are the application letter and cover letter, this handout also highlights strategies for effective business writing in general.
Guide to Proposal Writing for Local Authorities
This guidebook can be used as a self-learning guide on proposal writing. While written with a specific focus on Sri Lanken government, the basic format it lays out can be used in any proposal seeking funding. This was developed by the Asia Foundation with support from the United States Agency for International Development.
Guide for Writing a Funding Proposal
Written by S. Joseph Levine, Ph.D., this guide provides an outline to follow in writing a proposal as well as an example at the end of the document.
The books listed here are only a sample of the titles we have available on business writing. Use the search box to find other titles that are here or at other libraries within YLN.