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Writing a Report

£7.99

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From the description on the back of the book:
"Now in its 9th edition, this extensively revised and updated handbook explains how you can write reports that will be:
-Read without unnecessary delay
-Understood without undue effort
-Accepted, and where applicable, acted upon
Divided into three parts, the book looks in detail firstly at the practical side of report writing:
- Preparation and planning
-Collecting and handling information
- Writing and revising
Secondly, at the creative side of report writing:
- Achieving a good style and choosing the correct words
Getting the grammar, punctuation and spelling right
-Improving the overall appearance of reports
And thirdly at 23 common types of report, including:
- Annual reports/ Appraisal reports/ Audit reports Minutes/Progress reports/ Student project reports/Technical reports
There is also an extensive glossary and a selection of sample reports"

The covers of the book are stained in places (as can be seen in the photos) and the pages are worn in places (e.g. at the edges) but overall the book is in very good condition.

Item details

Author(s):
John Bowden
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
9th Edition (2011)
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1845284704
ISBN-13:
9781845284701
Number of pages:
256
Publisher:
How To Books Ltd

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About this item

From the description on the back of the book:
"Now in its 9th edition, this extensively revised and updated handbook explains how you can write reports that will be:
-Read without unnecessary delay
-Understood without undue effort
-Accepted, and where applicable, acted upon
Divided into three parts, the book looks in detail firstly at the practical side of report writing:
- Preparation and planning
-Collecting and handling information
- Writing and revising
Secondly, at the creative side of report writing:
- Achieving a good style and choosing the correct words
Getting the grammar, punctuation and spelling right
-Improving the overall appearance of reports
And thirdly at 23 common types of report, including:
- Annual reports/ Appraisal reports/ Audit reports Minutes/Progress reports/ Student project reports/Technical reports
There is also an extensive glossary and a selection of sample reports"

The covers of the book are stained in places (as can be seen in the photos) and the pages are worn in places (e.g. at the edges) but overall the book is in very good condition.

Author(s):
John Bowden
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
9th Edition (2011)
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1845284704
ISBN-13:
9781845284701
Number of pages:
256
Publisher:
How To Books Ltd

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