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Writing Memos and Letters

Writing Memos and Letters

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Writing Memos and Letters

The importance of knowing the audience and purpose for your memos and letters and the appropriate formats to use in various circumstances.
S1 E15 Length 26:46 Premiere: 11.5.99 Rating: TV-G

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Workplace Essential Skills

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Helps adults develop skills that allow them to find and keep a good job.

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Working Together - S1 E11

Stresses the key personal skills and strategies needed for collaborating with colleagues and working in teams.

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Reading for a Purpose - S1 E16

Purposes and strategies for workplace reading.

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Finding What You Need: Forms and Charts - S1 E17

The role and importance of accuracy; locating specifics.

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Following Directions - S1 E18

The role and importance of following directions on the job.

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Reading Reports and Manuals - S1 E19

Usage, organization, and comprehension skills for reports and manuals.

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Number Sense - S1 E20

A variety of workplace uses for mathematics; developing number sense.

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Solving Problems - S1 E21

Addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and mathematical reasoning skills are vital to employment.

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Fractions, Decimals, and Percents - S1 E22

Workplace uses of ratio, rate, and proportion.

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Measurements and Formulas - S1 E23

Different units of measurement and how and when to apply them.

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Trends and Predictions: Graphs and Data - S1 E24

The role and importance of evaluation and the effective presentation of data.

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Orientation - S1 E25

An introduction to the series and its accompanying workbooks.

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Planning to Work - S1 E1

Emphasizes career planning and the role of work in people's lives.

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Matching Skills and Jobs - S1 E2

Tools to help you assess your own skills and then find a job that fits.

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Applying for Jobs - S1 E3

Understanding and using application forms and processes.

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Resumes, Tests, and Choices - S1 E4

Writing effective résumés and preparing for employment tests.

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Interviewing - S1 E5

How to prepare for the job interview.

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Communicating with Customers - S1 E12

How to develop excellent customer-service skills.

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Ready for Work - S1 E6

Understanding and demonstrating work-readiness skills.

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Workplace Safety - S1 E7

Developing safety-conscious attitudes and skills.

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Learning at Work - S1 E8

Orientation and training phase strategies.

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The Language of Work - S1 E9

Effective workplace speaking/listening strategies and skills.

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Communicating with Co-workers and Supervisors - S1 E10

Strategies for conflict resolution.

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A Process for Writing - S1 E13

The importance of the writing process in the workplace.

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Writing Memos and Letters - S1 E15

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Supplying Information: Directions, Forms, and Charts - S1 E14

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A Process for Writing - S1 E13

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Communicating with Customers - S1 E12

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Working Together - S1 E11

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Communicating with Co-workers and Supervisors - S1 E10

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The Language of Work - S1 E9

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Ready for Work - S1 E6

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Interviewing - S1 E5

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Resumes, Tests, and Choices - S1 E4

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Applying for Jobs - S1 E3

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Matching Skills and Jobs - S1 E2

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Planning to Work - S1 E1

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Learning at Work - S1 E8

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Orientation - S1 E25

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Trends and Predictions: Graphs and Data - S1 E24

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Measurements and Formulas - S1 E23

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Fractions, Decimals, and Percents - S1 E22

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Solving Problems - S1 E21

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Workplace Safety - S1 E7

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Number Sense - S1 E20

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Reading Reports and Manuals - S1 E19

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Following Directions - S1 E18

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Finding What You Need: Forms and Charts - S1 E17

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Season 1

Orientation

S1 E25 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 9.17.99

Trends and Predictions: Graphs and Data

S1 E24 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 12.16.99

Measurements and Formulas

S1 E23 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 12.10.99

Fractions, Decimals, and Percents

S1 E22 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 12.9.99

Solving Problems

S1 E21 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 12.3.99

Number Sense

S1 E20 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 12.2.99

Reading Reports and Manuals

S1 E19 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 11.19.99

Following Directions

S1 E18 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 11.19.99

Finding What You Need: Forms and Charts

S1 E17 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 11.12.99

Reading for a Purpose

S1 E16 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 11.12.99

Writing Memos and Letters

S1 E15 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 11.5.99

Supplying Information: Directions, Forms, and Charts

S1 E14 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 11.5.99

A Process for Writing

S1 E13 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 10.29.99

Communicating with Customers

S1 E12 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 10.29.99

Working Together

S1 E11 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 10.22.99

Communicating with Co-workers and Supervisors

S1 E10 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 10.22.99

The Language of Work

S1 E9 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 10.15.99

Learning at Work

S1 E8 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 10.15.99

Workplace Safety

S1 E7 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 10.8.99

Ready for Work

S1 E6 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 10.8.99

Interviewing

S1 E5 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 10.1.99

Resumes, Tests, and Choices

S1 E4 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 10.1.99

Applying for Jobs

S1 E3 Length 26:30 Premiere Date 9.24.99

Matching Skills and Jobs

S1 E2 Length 26:45 Premiere Date 9.24.99

Planning to Work

S1 E1 Length 26:46 Premiere Date 9.17.99

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