Course ID: WFR

Writing for Results

In today’s fast paced business environment, writing with clarity and persuasion is a much needed skill. The goal of this virtual learning experience is to improve participants’ business writing so readers can grasp the intended meaning easily. The focus is on making writing clear, concise and impactful.

This course is full of activities allowing everyone to practice revising and editing and can be customized for different business groups or applications within an organization by reference to writing sample. It can be delivered in various formats (virtual, face to face or “hybrid”). Facilitators deliver the course using the ThinkTank collaboration software platform which enables a “hands on” approach to ensure a highly interactive and engaging learning experience.

In addition to this core course, there are six (6) specific 2 hour sub-courses that are avaialbe to be scheduled:
* Writing for Results – Email
* Writing for Results – Grammar and Punctuation
* Writing for Results – Goal Setting
* Writing for Results – Business Plans
* Writing for Results – Proposals
* Writing for Results – Providing Feedback on Written Documents


LEARNING OBJECTIVES
  • Save time in writing emails, reports, documents, and procedures
  • Explain complex ideas to readers
  • Avoid the confusion created by miscommunication
  • Show professionalism through writing
  • Write more clearly for an increasingly multilingual global workforce

MAJOR TOPICS
  • Pre-work – understanding the writing experiences and applications of each participant
  • Writing for today’s reader
  • Removing wordiness
  • Shortening sentences and paragraph length
  • Paying special attention to bullet points write more clearly for an increasingly
  • Emphasizing correct punctuation and grammar
  • Writing email that is simple, professional, friendly and polite

DESIGNED FOR
This collaborative learning experience is appropriate for all business professionals.

FIELD OF STUDY
Communications

PREREQUISITES
None

COURSE PRODUCER
Business Learning Institute

CPE CREDITS
4.0

LEVEL
Basic

This course is available for your group as:

Group Live
 

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