Learn or revisit the basics of business writing and improve your written communication skills.
Better Business Writing teaches the basics of grammar and punctuation and demonstrates writing techniques appropriate for today's business environment. The seminar emphasizes common writing challenges and teaches proper use of writing approach, tone, document structure, word choice, grammar, and punctuation to ensure that the message is effective and suited to the audience.
Participants engage in practice exercises and activities to prepare written documents incorporating the techniques learned and receive feedback from fellow participants and the instructor. This interactive learning environment provides the opportunity for immediate improvements in writing style and technique.
This is a module in the Professional Communication Skills Program.
Managers, supervisors and professionals who want to learn or refresh business writing skills.
Build your competencies in business writing through professional development in:
Continuing Education Contact Hours: 7
Heidi Janes is the faculty member responsible for curriculum development at the Marine Institute's School of Maritime Studies. She is also a part-time lecturer at Memorial University's Faculty of Business Administration in the area of communications.
Heidi has led numerous communication skills seminars, and she enjoys getting participants involved in workshop activities. Her experience as a communicator has involved the writing and editing of many documents. Heidi holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from Memorial University of Newfoundland.
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