Revising Your Writing Samples Copy

Chapter 1 Summary

You’ve learned that the nature of business writing is to get things done. You keep a business perspective when you organize your ideas in the three parts of Writing to Get Things Doneu00ae. As a writer, you found that it’s easier to do this after you’ve identified the difference between readers and writers.

Learning Activity

Revising Your Writing Samples

Now it’s time to review and revise each of your writing samples.u00a0 See where you put the three parts of Writing to Get Things Doneu00ae in your document. Highlight and label these three parts:

  1. Where did you state what you want to get done, or what you want the reader to do?
  2. Where did you state how and why?
  3. Where did you give a deadline or sense of urgency?