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Effective Writing for Professionals

Duration: 1 Day
Course Price: $450

You may not think you're a business writer, but you are. You write emails. Perhaps you write web pages or reports or news releases. And whatever you write, you're probably doing it wrong. What you learned in school is the exact opposite of what you need to succeed in a world where everyone reads on a screen.

You may not think you're a business writer, but you are. You write emails. Perhaps you write web pages or reports or news releases. And whatever you write, you're probably doing it wrong. What you learned in school is the exact opposite of what you need to succeed in a world where everyone reads on a screen.

What You Will Cover

Write with Purpose and Get Results

  • Write to Persuade
  • Write to Express Concern
  • Write to Busy People or Executives
  • Write for People Who Scan
  • Saying ‘No’ in Writing.
  • Mini Action Plan

Prepare Detailed Messages for Both Technical and Non-Technical Readers

  • Summarize Complex Issues with Authority and Clarity
  • Technical Writing Best Practices
  • Best Practices for RFP’s
  • Mini Action Plan

Connect and Collaborate in Writing

  • Improve What You’ve Written
  • How to Request, Give and Receive Feedback that Matters
  • Design Tips for Easy Readability
  • When and How to Display Visual Information
  • Mini Action Plan

Final Action

Source Material

  • Writing Well for Business Success: A Complete Guide to Style, Grammar and Usage at Work, Sandra E. Lamb. 2015
  • HBR Guide to Better Business Writing, Bryan A. Gamer. 2013
  • Writing Without Bullshit: Boost Your Career by Saying What You Mean, Josh Bernoff. 2016
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