1. Because business writing should have high â€œskim value,â€ why not write everything in bulleted lists? (Obj. 3)
2. Conciseness is valued in business. However, can messages be too short? (Obj. 1)
3. Ethical Issue: What advice would you give in this ethical dilemma? Brittani is serving as interim editor of the company newsletter. She receives an article written by the company president describing, in abstract and pompous language, the companyâ€™s goals for the coming year. Brittani thinks the article will need considerable revising to make it readable. Attached to the presidentâ€™s article are complimentary comments by two of the company vice presidents. What action should Brittani take?