1001 Letters For All Occasions: The Best Models for Every Business and Personal Need (Google eBook)

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Adams Media, Jan 1, 2004 - Reference - 544 pages
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Dear Reader,

Welcome to fictional Smalltown, Ohio--where every resident knows how to write clear, concise, attention-grabbing letters. With more samples than any other book, 1001 Letters for All Occasions is the resource any time written communication is in order. Letters are still the best way to communicate, and the residents of Smalltown are happy to share their best examples with you.

We provide letters for every personal and business need, including apologies, business proposals, complaints, congratulations, cover letters, invitations, condolences, thanks, and travel letters in three languages.

Whether you are writing to your bank, your child's school, or a large government agency, our picture-perfect sample letters will get you the response you want!

Sincerely,

Corey Sandler and Janice Keefe

  

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Contents

The Basics
1
Congratulations
11
Thanks
21
Apologies
34
Get Well
38
Condolences
42
Engagements Weddings and Births
46
Invitations and Requests
64
Real Estate Matters
293
Apartments
299
Home Services
310
CaringforChildren
315
Very Personal Letters
320
Contests
323
Employment Letters
325
Introductionsand References
334

Friendship and Support
87
Entertainment
95
Borrowing
99
Travel Arrangements
103
Local Travel Concerns
119
Shopping
123
Quality and Warranties
136
Automotive Issues
142
School Policies
147
Classroom Issues
162
PreCollege and Job Preparation
167
Collegiate Matters
177
Medical Care
194
Elderly and Special Care
202
Health Clubs
210
Senior Associations
213
Pets
218
Complaints
222
Newspaper Cable Television Telephone Utilities and Mail
241
Service Calls
253
Names and Lists
257
Banking and Credit Cards
262
Insurance Matters
273
Retirement and Estate Planning
280
Charitable Contributions
284
LegalLetters
342
Letters to Government Officials and Religious Leaders
355
Government Affairs
371
Political Matters
384
Clubs Organizations and Religious Institutions
396
NeighborhoodEvents
411
CommunityFundraisers
414
Volunteerism
430
SportsLeagues
434
Tothe Editor
441
Radio and Television
449
Library Matters
453
Intraoffice Letters
458
Personal Notes to Employees
475
EmployeeRelations
480
Employee Suggestions and Awards
490
Office Social Events
496
Letters to Customers
500
Sponsorship of Community Activities
509
BusinessServices
511
Family Newsletter
517
The End
519
Index
521
Copyright

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About the author (2004)

Corey Sandler is the author of more than 160 books on business, travel, and computer topics, including 1001 Letters for All Occasions and 1001 Business Letters for All Occasions. He has served as the editor-in-chief of two national magazines and as a correspondent for the Associated Press and Gannett Newspapers. He has appeared on The Today Show, CNN, Fox Morning, and dozens of local radio and television shows. He has college degrees in journalism and psychology.

Janice Keefe is the coauthor of Performance Appraisals That Work and Performance Appraisal Phrase Book.

Janice Keefe worked for Hearst Newspapers and an agency of the New York State government before joining Word Association, Inc., as manager. A resident of Nantucket, MA, she is the coauthor of "1001 Letters for All Occasions" with Corey Sandler.

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