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Writing for Work Principles Audience

Who is your audience?

Knowing who will be reading your work allows you to organize your message to provide the most effective communication for your audience. You should ask yourself these questions:

What is their relationship to you?

What do your readers already know about the subject?

Try Your Own
Practice this concept by developing an audience profile.

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