Workplace Memo: Parking Violations
Required length of post: 80-100 words
Read this business document and evaluate its effectiveness based on the following criteria:
- Are the style and tone appropriate for the audience, the purpose, and the message? Explain.
- Evaluate the effectiveness of the organization and formatting choices made in the document–how will these elements affect an audience’s response to the message?
- Has the writer chosen the appropriate medium (email/memo/letter) for conveying this message?
In your response, please refer to some points from this week’s reading to show their relevance. You should also provide references to/quotes of specific pieces of the workplace document as examples to support your points.
A successful post will:
• Follow the instructions given
• Support any points with examples
• Show some knowledge gained from the textbook reading, beyond what other students have already said
• Consider style and clarity: While communicating in this informal environment, recognize what kind of organization, sentence structures, and word choices will provide the most clarity for communicating with your colleagues.