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Clear Business and Email Writing

Length
1-2 days

Overview

Imagine cutting your writing time in half and producing organized, clear and concise documents and emails.  This training involves writing, revising and editing exercises, critiquing documents and high-energy games.

Key Topics

  • Master the three principles of writing
  • Target writing based on audience traits and perspective
  • Cluster to capture and organize information
  • Achieve the right level of detail
  • Learn a conclusion-first writing format
  • Implement six techniques to persuade the audience
  • Freewrite to create a draft quickly
  • Enable your audience to scan your writing
  • Incorporate active voice and parallel structure
  • Trim the fat from wordy writing
  • Proofread for perfection
  • Master the Top 10 tips for respectful, action-oriented email
  • Bridge the divide with international writing techniques

Additional topics for two-day version:

  • Achieve flow by varying sentence types and using transitions
  • Apply proper sentence mechanics
  • Craft work procedures and instructions
  • Write clear and complete summaries of meetings and reports
  • Use formatting to show emphasis
  • Revise writing by others
    Note:Two-day course includes additional writing application and a peer-review session.

Key Topics

  • Master the three principles of writing
  • Target writing based on audience traits and perspective
  • Cluster to capture and organize information
  • Achieve the right level of detail
  • Learn a conclusion-first writing format
  • Implement six techniques to persuade the audience
  • Freewrite to create a draft quickly
  • Enable your audience to scan your writing
  • Incorporate active voice and parallel structure
  • Trim the fat from wordy writing
  • Proofread for perfection
  • Master the Top 10 tips for respectful, action-oriented email
  • Bridge the divide with international writing techniques

Additional topics for two-day version:

  • Achieve flow by varying sentence types and using transitions
  • Apply proper sentence mechanics
  • Craft work procedures and instructions
  • Write clear and complete summaries of meetings and reports
  • Use formatting to show emphasis
  • Revise writing by others
    Note:Two-day course includes additional writing application and a peer-review session.

Key Topics

  • Master the three principles of writing
  • Target writing based on audience traits and perspective
  • Cluster to capture and organize information
  • Achieve the right level of detail
  • Learn a conclusion-first writing format
  • Implement six techniques to persuade the audience
  • Freewrite to create a draft quickly
  • Enable your audience to scan your writing
  • Incorporate active voice and parallel structure
  • Trim the fat from wordy writing
  • Proofread for perfection
  • Master the Top 10 tips for respectful, action-oriented email
  • Bridge the divide with international writing techniques

Additional topics for two-day version:

  • Achieve flow by varying sentence types and using transitions
  • Apply proper sentence mechanics
  • Craft work procedures and instructions
  • Write clear and complete summaries of meetings and reports
  • Use formatting to show emphasis
  • Revise writing by others
    Note:Two-day course includes additional writing application and a peer-review session.

Key Topics

  • Master the three principles of writing
  • Target writing based on audience traits and perspective
  • Cluster to capture and organize information
  • Achieve the right level of detail
  • Learn a conclusion-first writing format
  • Implement six techniques to persuade the audience
  • Freewrite to create a draft quickly
  • Enable your audience to scan your writing
  • Incorporate active voice and parallel structure
  • Trim the fat from wordy writing
  • Proofread for perfection
  • Master the Top 10 tips for respectful, action-oriented email
  • Bridge the divide with international writing techniques

Additional topics for two-day version:

  • Achieve flow by varying sentence types and using transitions
  • Apply proper sentence mechanics
  • Craft work procedures and instructions
  • Write clear and complete summaries of meetings and reports
  • Use formatting to show emphasis
  • Revise writing by others
    Note:Two-day course includes additional writing application and a peer-review session.