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Have you ever wondered what the big deal is about business writing? Ever wondered what the difference between business writing and other academic writing is? This pdf at http://www.cgu.edu/PDFFiles/Writing%20Center/Writing%20Center%20Resources/Business%20vs%20Academic%20Writing.pdf
and this website at http://darkwing.uoregon.edu/~ddusseau/101/199/199differences.htm are useful starting points for you to understand these questions.
Purdue University has a great site with hundreds of links to various writing tips. Their business writing section is very good. Following is a small selection of its Job Search Writing:

Here is a selection of pages from Purdue’s Business Writing, or Professional Writing. (There is a lot here—come and explore. You will find something to help you!) There is much, much more!
Colorado State University has a nice guide to business writing. It’s as simple as “eating an elephant!” I am not so sure about that, but it is a very simple guide. The University provides a link at http://writing.colostate.edu/guides/pdfs/guide70.pdf if you would like to print the guide, and it even provides a citation and list of authors for your convenience. Check it out.
http://www.dailywritingtips.com/ has a large archive of short articles on business writing. Following is a selection:

Forbes.com offers tips to make you a better business writer: http://www.forbes.com/2010/05/03/better-business-writing-leadership-careers-tips.html
Forbes also features an article entitled 8 Keys to Better Business Writing: http://www.forbes.com/sites/susanadams/2013/01/18/8-keys-to-better-business-writing/
Also, English Grammar has a good site to help make your business writing more effective: http://www.englishgrammar.org/effective-business-writing/