Concise & Effective Business Writing

This 1-day online workshop on concise & effective business writing will equip non-native writers with the necessary skills they need to write clear and concise business communications. Participants will learn how to structure and write project briefs and requests, reports, executive summaries, meeting summaries, and emails – in a way that is clear, concise and immediately comprehensible to the reader. Participants will also learn how to recognize and edit common mistakes leading to wordiness and confusion. This course will help you and your team to develop professional and effective business writing skills.

 

Timetable

The training is 1 day – divided into 3 sessions over the course of the day. The first two sessions are 2 hours each; the third and final session is 1 hour. Breaks between sessions are 90 minutes long.

Method

Short input sessions many examples and lots of hands-on, learn-by-doing practice. Participants will be encouraged in Session 3 to practice on their own work-related business correspondences and communications. Though the subject matter may appear dry to many, the course itself will be engaging and fun.

The Structure of the course

  • Typical writing mistakes leading to wordiness
  • Learning to edit and rewrite
  • Developing the common structure in many forms of business communications
  • Extracting the key idea of what you want to say
  • Communicate clearly and persuasively
  • Writing a business-related correspondence per email or letter
  • Write reports, meeting summaries, executive summaries and business requests

Our seminar on Concise and Effective Business Writing is available only in English. Feel free to contact us about our in-house (online) offer.

Unser Seminar: Professionelle und wirkungsvolle Geschäftskorrespondenz ist nur in Englisch verfügbar.