Business Writing Skills Training

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Business Writing Skills Training 2017-12-05T09:06:58+00:00

Toronto Business Writing Skills Training Workshop

The idea is to get your message across with less effort and greater impact.

Our Toronto based business writing training & development workshop will enable participants to:

  1. to communicate more effectively
  2. dramatically saving time by knowing how to write effectively

Objective

To identify and practice the strategies and techniques to sharpen business writing skills including:

  • E-mails
  • memos
  • letters
  • reports

Methodology

  • Instructor presentation
  • Full-group discussions
  • Question & answer
  • Individual writing exercises
  • Practice writing
  • Re-writing

NOTE: Participants will be asked to bring three examples of their letters, memos e-mails, etc.

Workshop Content

Writing With Power

  • Identifying effective writing?
  • Following the ten C’s of effective writing
  • Overcoming writer’s block

Planning Before You Write

  • Getting to the heart of what you want to say
  • Visualizing the reader
  • Brainstorming in writing

Organizing Your Information

  • Identifying your purpose
  • Getting all the facts
  • Developing the structure
  • Positioning ideas for impact

Developing Your Style And Format

  • Removing excessive words and phrases
  • Using simple, easy to understand language
  • Focusing on the reader
  • Writing formally VS informally
  • Establishing an appropriate tone
  • Using a dynamic VS passive approach
  • Taking a positive approach
  • Using specific concrete language
  • Being courteous and building goodwill
  • Being results oriented
  • Keeping up with trends in writing
  • Using non-sexist language
  • Forming paragraphs
  • Correcting punctuation, grammar, syntax
  • Using powerful words
  • Recognizing the importance of white space

Good Writing Is Re-Writing

  • Proofreading
  • Editing
  • Using symbols that speed your process
  • Re-writing

Action Planning To Increase Effectiveness

  • Using writing aids
  • Using the editor’s checklist

Participants at the business writing training workshop are encouraged to send an email within three months following the training workshop and can expect a personal reply to assist with their learning experience.

Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: Madison Centre, 4950 Yonge Street, Toronto
This business writing skills training workshop can be delivered at your location in and outside of the Toronto area.

Fee: $399.00 (5% discount for groups of 3 or more)

We will contact you by email to confirm your registration within one business day. At that time we will advise you on how to make payment by credit card or by corporate cheque.

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Fee: $399.00 (5% discount for groups of 3 or more)

We will contact you by email to confirm your registration within one business day. At that time we will advise you on how to make payment by credit card or by corporate cheque.

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Location: Madison Centre, 4950 Yonge Street, Toronto

Fee: $399.00 (5% discount for groups of 3 or more)

Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Manual: Included in the workshop fee

Certificate: Presented upon completion

Public Transit: Subway access available to the building

Parking: Underground

Lunch: 12:00PM to 1:00PM – many lunch options nearby

Breaks: 15 minutes at 10:30AM and 2:30PM

Refreshments: Coffee/tea and cookies

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Upcoming Public Workshops

Madison Centre
4950 Yonge St
North York, ON M2N 6K1