Select appropriate media and communications channels for business correspondence;

Consider the audience and write appropriate messages to address them;

Identify the sections of effective memos; and

Plan, write, and revise memos.


Write a memo about a recent workplace issue (if you are not presently employed, please use an issue from an organization to which you belong or make up a scenario). Describe the issue and provide a solution to deal with any concerns. Consider the purpose of the memo, the type of issue, the audience, and the appropriateness of the medium (memo). In other words, select a situation that is suited for communication by memo. Format the memo according to traditional memo format from this week’s reading.

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