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WORKPLACE WRITING ESSENTIALS

 

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ENG 223 Week 1 Written Communication in the Workplace
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper that discusses the following:

How messages can be adapted for various audiences in the workplace
How understanding audience can inform or help in identifying the tools and types of media or form (such as e-mail, letters, memos, and so on) that are appropriate for communicating in the workplace
Why grammar and word choice are important for effective communication in the workplace
What roles revision, editing, and proofreading play in clear workplace communication
How a writer can achieve accuracy and appropriate tone
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

Submit your assignment as a Microsoft® Word document to the Assignment Files tab.

 
 

ENG 223 Week 2 Formal Messaging
Write a 1- to 2-page formal letter or memo in which you communicate a negative message. You may select from one of the following scenarios:

Tell your investors or employees about a recent decrease in your company's stock value.
Inform employees of a coming round of layoffs at your place of business.
Communicate displeasure with a business' or vendor's work practices or product.
Inform a customer that you are unable to refund his or her money or accept a returned product.
Select another scenario of your choice, as approved by your instructor.
Format your letter or memo as suggested in Ch. 10 of Workplace Writing.

Submit your assignment as a Microsoft® Word document to the Assignment Files tab.

 
 

ENG 223 Week 2 Final Project: Report Topic Selection
Review the University of Phoenix Material: Research-Driven Long, Formal Report Instructions.

Select a topic for your assignment from the list of potential recommendations below:

Expansion of a business (retail, food, services, and so on) to another location(s)
Improving a firm's sales and profit
Improving a company's customer services
Implementing flexible scheduling
Reduction of business costs
Implementing sustainability measures across the company
Informal, dress-down Fridays
Technology (software and hardware) changes across the company
A business or workplace problem developed using the Virtual Organizations site
Another topic as approved by your instructor
Submit your selected topic for approval, and write a paragraph about why you decided on the selected topic and how you think you might approach it.

Format your paragraph consistent with APA guidelines.

Submit your assignment as a Microsoft® Word document to the Assignment Files tab.

 
 

ENG 223 Week 3 Formal Recommendation Outline
Review the University of Phoenix Material: Research-Driven Long, Formal Report Instructions.

Create an outline for your final project using the University of Phoenix Material: Formal Report Outline Template or the table of contents in Ch. 18 of Workplace Writing and the outline for presentations in Ch. 7.

Submit the assignment to the Assignment Files tab.

 
 

ENG 223 Week 3 Persuasive Messages
Write a 350- to 700-word persuasive e-mail in a Microsoft® Word document to a manager or coworker requesting a change to the workplace. You may select from one of the following possible topics:

Workplace modification or resource
Change in direction on a project
Requesting a promotion
Recommendations for reductions in workplace waste or money-saving opportunities
Requesting to hire a new worker
Another topic as approved by your instructor
Refer to Ch. 9 and 13 of Workplace Writing for suggestions on how to write an effective, persuasive e-mail.

Submit your email as a Microsoft® Word document to the Assignment Files tab.

 
 

ENG 223 Week 4 Tools for the Job Seeker
Select a position that you might like to apply for from a career search website of your choosing. This can be a job that you are qualified for now or will be qualified for after earning your degree.

Refer to Ch. 11 of Workplace Writing and choose either a reverse chronological resume or a functional resume depending on your work-history situation.

Create a one- to two-page resume for this job. Your resume should be formatted consistently by using the same type face, font, and headings. Use clear writing.

Include the following sections as appropriate:

Name and contact information
Career objectives
Summary of qualifications
Education
Experience
Honors and awards
Individualized activities
Refer to the University of Phoenix Career Services website to help shape your resume. You may also view templates for resumes from Microsoft® Word and any examples used in this course. Be ethical in your use of outside resources. Refer to the section entitled "Practice Resume Ethics" (p. 316) in Ch. 11 of Workplace Writing for additional help.

Write a one-page cover letter to accompany your resume.

In addition, you may assume you have also interviewed for this position.

Write a one-page follow-up letter.

Submit your resume, cover letter, and follow-up letter as a Microsoft® Word document to the Assignment files tab.

Materials

·  Phoenix Career Services Website

·  Workplace Writing, Ch. 11

 
 

ENG 223 Week 4 Progress Report
Complete a 350- to 700-word progress report that summarizes the status of your report (due Week 5) and discusses the next steps for completion.

You may wish to refer to the section entitled "Progress Reports" in Ch. 17 of Workplace Writing (p. 486) and figure 17.5 in Ch. 17 as a guideline for preparing your progress report.

Submit your assignment as a Microsoft® Word document to the Assignment Files tab.

 
 

ENG 223 Week 5 Research-Driven Long, Formal Report
Review the University of Phoenix Material: Research-Driven Long, Formal Report Instructions.

Submit your Research-Driven Long, Formal Report to the Assignment Files tab.

Research-Driven Long, Formal Report Instructions

 

Select a topic for your assignment from the list of potential recommendations below:

 

·  Expansion of a business (retail, food, services, and so on) to another location(s)

·  Improving a firm’s sales and profit

·  Improving a company’s customer services

·  Implementing flexible scheduling

·  Reduction of business costs

·  Implementing sustainability measures across the company

·  Informal dress-down Fridays

·  Technology (software and hardware) changes across the company

·  A business or workplace problem  developed using the Virtual Organizations site

·  Another topic as approved by your instructor

 

Part I

 

Write a 1,750- to 2,450-word Research-Driven Long, Formal Report (follow the model offered in Ch. 18 of Workplace Writing) that proposes a change to the workplace or proposes a new initiative using the components of ethical business communication.

 

Your report should look similar to the example in Ch.18 of Workplace Writing. It must include the following headings:

 

·  List of illustrations

·  Abstract

·  Introduction

·  Discussion

·  Conclusion/Recommendation

·  Glossary

·  References

 

Note. The cover page and references pages will not count toward your final word count.

 

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

 

Part II

 

Create a 10- to 15-slide presentation, including detailed presenter notes, (using Microsoft® PowerPoint®, Prezi, or another presentation software as approved by your instructor) to accompany your written report. Include any relevant data or visuals from your report or other sources to support your claims. Format and cite consistent with APA guidelines.

 

You may wish to refer to the University of Phoenix Material: Help With Microsoft® PowerPoint® Assignments as a resource for designing your presentation.

 

Format your citations in your speaker notes consistent with APA guidelines.

 
 
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