My reading was "Managing Virtual Teams" by
Formal style was used in the context of the writing. This tone emphasizes being meticulous and
direct while remaining respectful. It emphasizes facts and grammatical correctness, and employs
full words rather than contractions. The writing was written from the first-person perspective.
The author's purpose for this essay was to express and convey the value and importance of a
Managing virtual . The intended audience was not only for
business leaders but also
blue-collar workers. This early analysis has taught me the different styles of writing and
identifying the intended audience.
I learned how important active reading is and how to analyze readings. Additionally, I am
now able to recognize how diction correlates with tone when reading and writing.
The structure of the writing helped readers develop a better understanding of what the author had been
through. The author did not have any research included, but was very transparent about his reasoning.
The author applied vivid day-to-day realizations. I feel the author's writing was remarkably effective in
Achieving his intended purpose. The author achieved this by writing supporting details of his own
personal experiences both as a student and a blue-collar worker.
Full Citation: "African Business - World Leading Source of Analysis and Debate on African Economic
Issues." African Business, african.business.
In-Text Citation: ("African Business - World Leading Source of Analysis and Debate on African Economic