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3: Creating Business Documents

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    In this unit, we discuss how to create and format two standard business documents, block-style business letters and memos. Word processing tools allow us to incorporate a variety of font styles to emphasize text. These techniques include creating text that is in bold type, in italics, and underlined. We can also use borders to create a visual break between sections of a document. Finally, we explore how you can add headers and footers to present a polished, professional, and organized business document.

    Upon successful completion of this unit, you will be able to:

    • outline the elements of a business letter and memo;
    • format document margins and adjust spacing between headings and body text;
    • add headers, footers, page numbers, and borders to a document;
    • create a basic block-style business letter; and
    • create a basic block-style business memo.


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