Business Correspondence

Supplemental Exercises and Activities for the Document Series Project

Two things that are important for all three of these genres are maintaining a professional tone and concision. The following two exercises help train students specifically in those skills.

Angry Email Exercise

Keeping it Brief

For an additional list of in-class exercises, see the following list of activities:

Business Correspondence Activities 

Finally, the following exercise takes a collaborative writing approach to business correspondence to allow students to prepare for larger-scale team projects. 

Collaborative Drafting Exercise 

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