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by spodek
2018-02-11
"Getting To Yes" https://www.amazon.com/Getting-Yes-Negotiating-Agreement-Wit...

I've given away more copies of that book than any other. Improves all relationships.

"Elements of Style" aka Strunk and White. https://www.amazon.com/Elements-Style-Fourth-William-Strunk/...

I'd prefer they not only read Elements of Style, but work on it.


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by W0lf
2017-06-05
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by atsaloli
2016-11-21
The Elements of Style by Strunk and White is indispensable.

https://www.amazon.com/Elements-Style-Fourth-William-Strunk/...


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by davidf18
2015-10-25
Read Strunk & White: Elements of Style

http://www.amazon.com/Elements-Style-Fourth-William-Strunk/d...

There are many examples about how to write clearly.


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by Balgair
2015-04-13
http://www.amazon.com/The-Elements-Style-Fourth-Edition/dp/0...

A good companion piece. Really, if you want to know how to write, and barely have time to make breakfast, The Elements of Style is the book for you.


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by vkdelta
2010-11-14
You might want to read "Elements of Style - by William Strunk"

Amazon link: http://www.amazon.com/Elements-Style-Fourth-William-Strunk/d...


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by cwb
2009-06-01
Strunk & White's The Elements of Style deserves a mention here in case anyone has missed it -- clear, concise, and practical writing advice.

1999 edition on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Elements-Style-Fourth-William-Strunk/d...

1918 edition online: http://www.bartleby.com/141/

For more hand-holding, On Writing Well by William Zinsser is worthwhile.

Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Writing-Well-30th-Anniversary-Nonficti...


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