Business Writing Skills

By: Solutions Connect Training and Consulting Africa (Pty) Ltd  09-07-2016
Keywords: Personal Development, Leadership Training, Communication Skills

It’s not just what is said, but how it’s said and, with the emergence of electronic communication, it’s never mattered more. Equip your people with the crucial English business writing language skills they need to be effective at all levels of an organisation. Give them the tools to not only communicate effectively, but do so in a manner that enhances credibility and builds a positive personal brand. Target audience: Anyone who corresponds in English will benefit hugely from this workshop. It is particularly relevant to those managers and executives whose first language is not English. Outcomes: - Using appropriate language in business correspondence - Identifying common errors in correspondence - Using punctuation correctly - Writing appropriately to an identified audience Outline: Module 1 - Introduction to effective writing skills Module 2 - Writing style - Using words correctly - Standard phrases to avoid - Punctuation and spelling - Summaries - The Fog Index - The audience Module 3 - Business communication media - Electronic mail - Flaming - Reports - Business letters - Workplace Assessment Activities Duration: Half a day, one or two days, dependent on specific requirements.

Keywords: Business Communication, Business Writing, Communication Skills, Leadership Training, Personal Development, Soft Skills, Writing Skills

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