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What is the difference between an oral and written report?

What is the difference between an oral report and a written report? Which is more effective? Why? Does this depend on the purpose of the report?

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An oral report is a report that is given orally and a written report is a report that we write and then transmit to our users. Oral reports are frequently used in the form of oral presentations and at different types of business meetings. In other cases, a written report is more appropriate. Written reports can be ...

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This solution explains the difference between an oral report and a written report. I also explain which is more effective, and if this depends on the purpose of the report.

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