HOW 14: A Handbook for Office Professionals, Spiral bound Version, 14th Edition
- James L. Clark
- Lyn R. Clark
- ISBN-10: 1305586964
- ISBN-13: 9781305586963
- 608 Pages | Spiralbound
- Previous Editions: 2014, 2010, 2007
- COPYRIGHT: 2017 Published
Teach current and future professionals the business communication skills they need for success with HOW 14: A HANDBOOK FOR OFFICE PROFESSIONALS. Since 1975, HOW and its subsequent editions have been recognized as the leading reference source for business writers, office personnel, and students. Each new edition addresses the most recent changes in today’s language and the latest developments in the business environment. This easy-to-understand reference manual is invaluable for any professional in organizational operations. HOW 14 offers detailed and precise direction for writing, formatting, and transmitting effective communications as well as effectively utilizing social media. Unlike other reference books, HOW 14 is specifically designed to serve as a convenient resource and learning guide for writing style, grammar, mechanics, and modern technologies in today’s business or office environment. This book is ideal as a stand-alone reference or as a supplement in your course.
1. Grammar and Usage.
4. Number Formats.
5. Hyphenating and Dividing Words.
6. Abbreviations, Acronyms, and Symbols.
7. Words Often Confused and Misused.
8. Elements of Writing Style.
9. Spelling, Proofreading, and Editing.
10. Address Format and Forms of Address.
11. E-Mail Messages, Business Letters, and Memorandums.
12. Reports and Other Business Documents.
13. Employment Application Documents.
14. The Internet and Its Resources.
15. Manual and Electronic File Management.
Glossary of Terms Used in HOW 14.
All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.
Visit the HOW 14 support site for password-protected, downloadable instructor’s materials, such as the Instructor’s Manual and updated PowerPoint® slides.Workbook (ISBN-10: 1305586972 | ISBN-13: 9781305586970)
The workbook for HOW 14 provides reinforcement for the major principles contained in the reference manual. This expanded supplement contains exercises that are coordinated specifically with sections in HOW 14 and are designed to provide students with realistic learning applications, not just isolated sentence exercises.
The workbook for HOW 14 reinforces the major principles contained in the reference manual. This expanded supplement contains exercises that are coordinated specifically with sections in HOW 14 and are designed to provide you with realistic learning applications rather than isolated sentence exercises.