Eng221 Workplace Communication Comparison

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Workplace Communication Comparison

Complete the following matrix. For each communication method, list its purpose in the workplace, whether it is a technical or expository form of written communication, and why you classified it as such.

|Written communication method |Purpose in the workplace|Technical or expository|Why classification was chosen | | | |writing | | |E-mail |Written communication |Technical or expository|I often convey technical information within| | |for audiences within an | |the e-mail communication when explaining | | |office or outside the | |trouble with a system to management. The | | |office. | |rest of the office generally uses | | | | |expository or other types of writing. | |Memos |Written communication |Expository |Memos are clear, ethical, and problem | | |within the workplace to | |solving documents. While they share the | | |notify or explain events| |same traits as technical writing, the memo | | |that affect the company.| |is generally not related to technology. | |Letters |Written communication to|Expository |Letters are generally sent to clients or | | |inform or notify of | |vendors to notify of...
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