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July 21, 2008  7:47 PM

Quiz: Writing for business – 0722



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Business writing
cutting_costs.jpg Which is correct?

Goldman Sachs & Co. reports that CIOs are cutting _________ ROI is the name of the game.
a. costs,
b. costs;

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July 21, 2008  11:50 AM

Cartoon: Where I got my business plan



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Business writing


July 20, 2008  2:16 PM

Quiz: Writing for business – 0721



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Business writing
super_hero.jpg Which is correct?

Only Bob and _______ were given superuser privileges.
a. I
b. me
c. myself

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July 17, 2008  12:15 AM

Quiz: Writing for business – July 17, 2008



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Business writing
cable_mess.jpg Which is correct?

The cable diagrams were __________________.
a. complicated, confusing and difficult to read.
b. complicated, confusing and it was difficult to read them.

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July 16, 2008  4:11 PM

Quiz: Writing for business – July 16, 2008



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Business writing
diane_greene.jpg Which is correct?

Diane Greene, _____ I admire very much, is no longer VMware’s CEO.
a. who
b. whom

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July 15, 2008  12:48 AM

Quiz: Writing for business – July 18, 2008



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Business writing

Beyond Spellcheck

career.jpg I want to ___________ my career in IT by taking a business management course.
a. farther
b. further

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July 14, 2008  12:37 AM

Quiz: Writing for business – July 15, 2008



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Business writing, Quiz

Beyond Spellcheck

boring_lecture.JPG Which is correct?
a. He delivered a long boring PowerPoint presentation.
b. He delivered a long, boring PowerPoint presentation.

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July 14, 2008  12:00 AM

Quiz: Writing for business – July 14, 2008



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Business writing, Quiz

Beyond spellcheck

electricmeterfront.jpg Which is correct?
a. I’m confident the new chiller will reduce our power consumption.
b. I’m confidant the new chiller will reduce our power consumption.

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July 10, 2008  11:18 PM

Quiz: Writing for business – July 10, 2008



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Business writing, Quiz
Which is correct?

a. The CIO’s favorite tattoo was yours.
b. The CIO’s favorite tattoo was your’s.

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July 10, 2008  12:43 PM

Business Plan Templates: Disaster Recovery



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
business plan templates, Business writing

Sample Plans, Outlines and other resources for writing up Disaster Recovery Business Plans

There may be something in here that you can borrow —  or that will inspire an addition to your own plan.

BRP – Development Guide – (Word Document)

BRP – Recovery Team – (Word Document)

Plan Development Checklist – (Word Document)

EOC Plan – PDF

National Institute of Standards and Technology – Contingency Planning Guide for Information Technology Systems: PDF (Main HTML Here)

University of Arkansas – Computing Services Disaster Recovery Plan

Kansas Department of Administration

Univ. of Toronto – Sample DR Plan Outline

MIT’s Sample DR Plan

DRJ’s Sample DR Plan

FEMA’s Emergency Management Guide
This guide provides step-by-step advice on how to create and maintain a comprehensive emergency management program.

Abilene Christian Univ- Disaster Preparedeness and Recovery Plan

Univ. of Missouri – INFORMATION DISASTER PREVENTION AND RECOVERY

NC State University – Campus wide Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery Planning List of University and Library Plans

Novell Netware


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