My Approach to Writing

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Reflective Journal 1
My Approach to Writing
Jamie Mahan My goals for this course are to improve the way I write professionally for when I begin my career after I graduate. I want to be able to write a report or even a note so it doesn’t look messy and my punctuation is correct. The ways I would expect to use writing in school is when I have to write a report, discussion, or journal. The way I would use writing in my personal life is when I email someone, write a grocery list, or write a check or balance my checkbook. The way I would use writing in my professional life is if I had to write a business letter, or a phone message, and when I email someone from my work. When I write an academic paper, I first see what the topic is I am going to be writing about. When I know what I am going to be writing about, I do the research so I can find the information about the topic. I write a rough draft. When I am done writing the rough draft, I read through and make any correction that needs to be made. I type the final draft on my computer and save it. The biggest challenge I have when writing is if I did the paper corrected and did I format everything the right way. I worry if I did enough research and did I explain everything enough so the reader can understand what I wrote…...

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