1 Day - Excellence in Business Writing

1 Day - Excellence in Business Writing
This course is designed to show how best to construct a full range of business correspondence. It will ensure total understanding of the way written communication should be produced and the pitfalls that arise from sub-standard correspondence.




Course type 
Regional or in-company  

Learning format 
Classroom based   

Course duration 
1 day     

What do you get? 
Certificate of Attendance   

Course overview 
This course is designed to show how best to construct a full range of business correspondence. It will ensure total understanding of the way written communication should be produced and the pitfalls that arise from sub-standard correspondence.  

Who would benefit? 
Managers, Assistant Managers, Office Managers/Supervisors, anyone responsible for producing business related correspondence.   

Objectives
- Aware of elements and structure
- Correct use of punctuation and grammar
- Proven effective techniques
- The reader’s perception
- The difference in writing styles and when to use them.  

Course content 
- Considering your audience: what to consider and why it’s so important
- Overview of different writing styles (and when to use them)
- Review of different genre (e.g. e-mail, memos and letters) and how to approach them
- Aspects of good style
- Use of active and passive verbs and subject-verb agreement
- Sentence structure and effective paragraph writing
- Focusing on clarity and consistency (including tips for avoiding ambiguity)
- Dealing with spelling – some notorious words, word endings and homophones
- Editing and proof reading techniques
- Correct use of punctuation (including parentheses, apostrophe and quotation marks)
- Writing effective press releases
- Promotional writing, copywriting and writing for the digital media. 

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The price of this course is £245.00 + VAT, the price below is inclusive of VAT.



When
11/26/2020 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Where
TBC England

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