Business Writing

Business Writing –

 

Be clear, be brief and get results to be effective in business writing.

Four ideas to increase your business writing effectiveness include:

  1. Replace many “I’s and we’s“ with “you” – focus on the reader.
  2. Describe what you can do; not what you can’t – focus on the positive.
  3. Increase understanding by using bullets.
  4. Use numbers when there is a sequence.

 

Our Toronto based business writing skills workshop provides strategies and techniques to sharpen your business writing skills.

Contact us today to find out how our business writing skills training and other communications skills courses and workshops can help you build your professionalism. Our public workshops take place in Toronto.

2019-08-13T11:58:00-04:00August 13th, 2019|Tips of the week|0 Comments

Business Writing

Business Writing –

Being clear, being brief and getting results is the way to measure effective business writing.

Four ideas to increase your business writing effectiveness include:

  1. Focus on your reader by replacing many “I’s and we’s“ with “you”
  2. Describing what you can do; not what you can’t – be positive.
  3. Use bullets to make it easy to understand
  4. Use numbers when there is a sequence.

Our Toronto based business writing skills workshop provides strategies and techniques to sharpen your business writing skills.

Contact us today to find out how our business writing skills training and other communications skills courses and workshops can help you build your professionalism. Our public workshops take place in Toronto.

2018-06-13T12:45:28-04:00June 14th, 2018|Tips of the week|0 Comments

Business Writing

Business Writing –

Transferring understanding is what effective writing is all about1

Four ideas to increase success include:

  1. Always clarifying your purpose. What do you want to accomplish? Is there an action do you want the reader to take?
  2. State your purpose in first sentence.
  3. Write like you speak…
  4. Eliminate clichés.

Our Toronto based business writing skills workshop provides strategies and techniques to sharpen your business writing skills.

Contact us today to find out how our business writing skills training and other communications skills courses and workshops can help you build your professionalism. Our public workshops take place in Toronto.

2018-05-30T13:00:35-04:00June 4th, 2018|Tips of the week|0 Comments

Business Writing

Business Writing-

 

Your goal when writing need to be achieving clarity, brevity and results.

  1. Focusing on the reader.  Replace some of your “I’s and we’s“ with “you”
  2. Remain positive describing what you can do.
  3. Increase understanding by using bullets and numbers.

Our Toronto based business writing skills workshop provides strategies and techniques to sharpen your business writing skills.

Contact us today to find out how our business writing skills training and other communications skills courses and workshops can help you build your professionalism. Our public workshops take place in Toronto.

2017-04-05T12:32:29-04:00April 20th, 2017|Tips of the week|Comments Off on Business Writing

Business Writing

Business Writing-

Move from mess to message! Clarify your message and transfer understanding with less effort!

Three ideas to increase success include:

  1. Always start by clarifying your purpose. What do you want to acheive? What action do you want your reader to take?
  2. Use your first sentence to tate your purpose.
  3. Replace business clichés with conversational words.

     Replace:                          With:

  • along the lines of             like
  • at which time                    when
  • for the purpose of            for
  • for the reason that            since, because
  • in order to, in order that    to, so
  • in regard to                      about
  • in the event of                  if
  • in the near future              soon,  shortly

 

Our Toronto based business writing skills workshop provides strategies and techniques to sharpen your business writing skills.

Contact us today to find out how our business writing skills training and other communications skills courses and workshops can help you build your professionalism. Our public workshops take place in Toronto.

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