Give your writing style a complete makeover in just two days!
Your writing style speaks volumes about who you are. Crisp, clear
mistake-proof business documents reveal a powerful, take-charge professional
who's going places, fast! On the other hand, slipshod errors, dull, dry prose
and grammar gaffes give the impression of someone who is sloppy, careless and
not to be trusted with important assignments.
you want to shore up your writing skills and make sure others see you as a
confident, capable communicator, this dynamic workshop is not to be missed!
It's challenging, lively and so entertaining, you'll be amazed at how fast the
time flies. Rest assured, this program is in NO WAY like that elementary school
grammar period you snoozed through way back when! We've made sure the content
of this workshop is fun, fast-paced, high-energy and reflects the latest
research into adult learning techniques.
your personality affects your written communication style - are you Visual?
Auditory? Kinesthetic? A combination?|
||Learn the secrets for adapting your
style to communicate more easily with different personalities|
||Find out how the A.I.D.A. method can
help you organize your document for maximum impact|
||How to use business language without
sounding forced or stilted|
||How to pepper your writing with strong
action words that mean business and get results|
||When is a sentence not a sentence? When
it's a fragment! Learn when you can safely use sentence fragments, and when you
||Four main sentence types - simple,
complex, compound, compound-complex|
||Five types of transitions - how to use
them to "smooth the way" and lead readers through your document|
||Keep your eyes wide open for these 7
"hazards" when editing a document (yours or someone else's)|
||Learn special techniques editors use to
ferret out tricky typos, punctuation problems, and other hard-to-see
||Four effective business letter
"templates" that you'll use again and again|
||Master the art of the written thank you
- without excessive "gushing" or trite, cloying prose|
||When it's your turn to take meeting
minutes, use these surefire tips for getting the most important information on