Effective Business Writing

Effective Business Writing

Did you know that one in four people prefers to communicate via email rather than face to face, and that this number will increase to three out of four people by 2020? Did you also know that as a businessperson, you probably spend around three quarters of your day reading or composing written communications?

 

2 – Day Effective Business Writing Short Course

We know that every business is different, which is why our course recognises the different writing outputs, conventions and styles that you may have to take into account when writing business documents within your organisation.

Programme Details

Our Effective Business Writing – Programme 1 course will give you the practical training you need to improve your English business writing skills. From writing memos and letters to composing emails and writing simple reports, our blended learning approach within a small group environment delivers measured improvement to help you create the right impression with your written communication. Get this wrong, and you risk destroying your brand’s reputation with your customers, staff, internal suppliers and shareholders.

 

 

  • Programme duration: 2 days
  • Group size: 14 – 16 participants
  • Prerequisites: a score above 40% on our online Business Writing Assessment
  • Pre-work: online pre-programme assessment
  • SETA accreditation: Level 4; 5 Credits; Company accreditation number: 0595

 

2 – Day Report Writing Short Course

The main purpose of a business report is to inform. To different businesses and circumstances, however, this can mean different things – it can be to give a progress update, provide a new perspective, or publicise a new opinion. Whatever the circumstance, business report writing always needs to be well structured and logically presented.

 

Programme Details

Our Business Report Writing course will help you develop the skills you need to write a clear, well structured business report that presents facts and findings in a logical way, with maximum impact. Taking into account the varying styles and conventions that may be applied in your organisation, we’ll teach you the best practices of business report writing. We’ll also tailor our course to your specific report writing needs such as environmental impact studies or business reports.

 

  • Programme duration: 2 days
  • Group size: 12 – 14 participants
  • Prerequisites: a score above 80% on our online Business Writing Assessment or attendance to our Effective Business Writing – Programme 1
  • Pre-work: online pre-programme assessment
  • SETA accreditation: Level: 4; Credits: 6, Company accreditation number: 0595

 

2 – Day Business Proposal Writing Short Course

Proposals are a way to persuade an audience through a clear, impactful argument. The best business proposals do this by leading their readers to believe in a problem’s solution through persuasive languageunambiguous facts, and an easy-to-follow structure.

 

Programme Details

Our two-day Proposal Writing course is part of our focused business writing programme.Taking into account the varying styles and conventions that your organisation may have in place, we will teach you the best practices of planning and structuring a scintillating proposal. Our Business Proposal Writing course is perfect for you if you are in a sales or marketing position, or if you simply need experience with drafting effective proposals. 

 

  • Programme duration: 2 days
  • Group size: 12 – 14 participants
  • Prerequisites: a score above 80% on our online Business Writing Assessment or attendance to our Effective Business Writing – Programme 1
  • Pre-work: online pre-programme assessment
  • SETA accreditation: Level: 5; Credits: 4, Company accreditation number: 0595