Effective Business Writing

Course Contents

Course Contents

Course Duration

One day

Aim

Every day we receive e-mails, letters, reports, PowerPoint presentations and much, much more.

You can’t afford to let your business communications get lost in the crowd—not if you want to inspire your customers to buy, encourage your employees to work harder, or simply communicate to others.

The aim of this course is to combat fears and encourage confidence in business writing skills, particularly focusing on writing in a more conversational style with the reader in mind.

Target Audience

The course is aimed at those people who must write business letters, memos or reports and who have had little or no formal training in business writing.

Benefits

Imagine being able to:

  • Overcome your fears and hopes about writing
  • Understand why writing is important
  • Make your writing clearer by using the right words
  • Understand your reader and know what you are trying to say
  • Be creative in writing
  • Learn how to structure letters, memos and reports
  • Establish the need for improvement in writing skills
  • Use a systematic approach to planning and preparing to write
  • Identify and practise skills essential for business writing
  • Know your reader and respond appropriately

 Course Contents

  • Fears and hopes about writing
  • Why is writing important?
  • How to make your writing clearer
  • Use the right word
  • Most frequently misspelt words
  • Know your reader
  • The readability test
  • Creativity in writing
  • Structuring letters, memos and reports

Course Objectives

At the completion of this course participants will be able to:

  • Establish the need for improvement in writing skills
  • Use a systematic approach to planning and preparing to write
  • Identify and practise skills essential for business writing
  • Know their reader and respond appropriately

Course Bookings and Full Course Outline

To book your course, discuss arrangements or get further information call us now on 020 3489 6734 or complete our quick Enquiry Form and we will contact you.

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