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Writing Centre Resource Guide

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Professional Writing: Overview

Writing for work differs in many important respects from the writing you do at university. This page provides links and resources for writing resumes and cover letters, writing press releases, as well as writing for the web and for the general public. 

Resources for Professional Writing

Writing for the Web is unlike other forms of writing. It should be clear and concise, easy to read and attractive to online audiences. The following resources contain  tips about selecting an audience, choosing a style, and editing web documents. 

Resources updated and compiled by Yuke Han, Dalhousie Writing Centre, March 2019

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Resumes and Job Applications

Business Writing

Links compiled by Yuke Han, Dalhousie Writing Centre, March 2019

Being able to write professional emails is an essential skill both at university and in the workplace. Here are some resources to help you understand some basic formats for business emails and how to use them effectively.

Compiled by Yuke Han, Dalhousie Writing Centre, March 2019

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