Effective Business Writing Skills Training

Effective Business Writing Skills Training

The typical business executive or professional spends approximately 20 percent of their time writing. Yet, writing is a skill few seek to improve once they enter the business world. The Effective Business Writing seminar is designed with individual contributors, staff assistants, team leaders, supervisors, managers and executives in mind. Anyone who wishes to create more professional, effective written communications will benefit greatly from this course, as will those who desire to boost productivity and improve the impact of their writing on clients and coworkers.

This highly interactive one-day Effective Business Writing workshop is designed to help the business communicator improve writing skills such as preparation, organization and understanding the needs of the reader. This class also covers avoiding common grammar and spelling mistakes, and basic editing. Throughout the day, participants will have the opportunity to work on documents they have developed or will need to develop for real world business purposes.

On-Site Training: Can be tailored to the needs of the client organization and delivered on-site at a time and location of the clients choice.

  Participants will learn to:
  • Understand the three levels of communication
  • Apply the five-step PRIDE method to create effective written communications
  • Learn how to write a clear purpose statement
  • Determine means to communicate effectively
  • Learn about behavioral styles and how they affect communication
  • Review important skills relating to grammar and composition
  • Practice new skills in reports, memos, e-mail, and letters
  • Choose the resources needed to deliver an effective message
  • Learn strategies for effective editing
  • Critique their own writing style

For more information and pricing, please complete this form and we will email you a confidential Annotated Outline that will provide you with an hour by hour description of this training seminar.
Class Size: 8-20 (Please note that we can increase the class size for private seminars)
Length: 1 day
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM