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Research Guides
Western Carolina University

Writing in the Disciplines


Business majors have a wide variety of career options. Use the links below to identify potential career opportunities and think about the types of writing that are prevalent in those fields.

Types of writing and examples

Audiences for business writing run the gamut from people trying to take control of their personal finances to real estate investors to academics. Because audiences are so varied, so too are the types of writings you will encounter and may be asked to write as a business major.


Books about researching and writing in the discipline