Which is correct? Backyard, back yard, or back-yard?
You don’t have to be a business writer to fall into mumbo jumbo, but business people are particularly prone. Find out how not to write like the average business person.
Here’s a good example of bad writing from the world of government:
…a substantial measure of administrative flexibility to draft the price regulatory mechanism in a manner designed to optimize production from domestic properties subject to statutory parameter requiring the regulatory pattern to prevent prices from exceeding a maximum weighted average.
Business affects everyone. If you don’t end up in a business-oriented occupation, you will certainly have to engage in business as a client or customer. Skill in business writing is also a valuable asset for job-seekers. Businesses in almost every field need skilled writers. Advertisements, applications, reports, contracts, manuals, proposals, and memos are composed, revised, published and read in thousands of businesses across the nation.