Business Writing – Basic: Write to be Understood

Business Writing – Advanced: Write to Connect and Influence

Length:  One day or two half-days

Overview:  

In today’s complex workplace, you must be a skillful communicator and influencer to connect with your audience. Readers need clarity, but they also want messages to be concise. Even accomplished writers wrestle to balance these two disparate requirements when trying to influence their readers.

Whether you write internal emails or formal presentations, the techniques practiced in this highly interactive workshop will help you write in a clear, succinct, and compelling way, speaking credibly to your readers and enhancing their perceptions of you and your organization.

Audience: Participants who have solid English grammar skills and want to enhance their abilities to organize complex information and influence others with their professional writing

Pre-work Assignment: Write a one-page letter to your boss requesting approval for a change you would like to see made.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this workshop participants will be able to:

  • Identify their reader and articulate the purpose of a document
  • Write in the appropriate voice to each reader
  • Organize complex information effectively
  • Edit documents for clear presentation of information
  • Prepare a plan for improving their writing capabilities

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