Q. How do I cite a statement from a memo or a company slogan?
To cite a memo:
- APA considers a memo to be personal communication.
- According to APA style (section 3.102), personal communication includes letters, memos, electronic mail, phone conversations.
Show only in-text. Format:
First & Middle initials Last name (personal communication, Month Day, year).
DO NOT INCLUDE IN REFERENCES.
Example: According to a memo from M.A. Jewell (personal communication, August 3, 2019) ...
To cite a company slogan (such as Nike, Just do it):
Visit the APA Help guide for other examples.
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