Business Writing Training Overview

This Business Writing training course teaches professionals how to write organized, effective, and efficient professional communications. Attendees learn how to connect with and influence others effectively using focused, well-written business correspondence.

Location and Pricing

This course is taught as a private online class for teams of 3 or more. All our private online courses are hands-on, instructor-led, and customizable to fit your group’s goals and needs. To receive a customized proposal and price quote, please contact us.

In addition, some courses are available as live, online classes for individuals. See a schedule of online courses.

Business Writing Training Objectives

All students will learn how to:

  • Analyze purpose, scope, and audience before writing
  • Write coherent, unified paragraphs
  • Use appropriate tone and strong verbs
  • Apply parallel sentence construction
  • Correct confusing shifts and run-on sentences
  • Use precise language for clarity and brevity
  • Find and fix common grammatical errors

Business Writing Training Outline

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Introduction
Planning, Generating Content, and Organizing
  • Course introduction
  • Analyzing your purpose, scope, and audience
  • Overcoming writer’s block: generating content
  • The three-step writing process
  • Organizing before writing: Outlining
  • Organizing after writing: Reverse Outlining
Creating Logical Paragraphs
  • Patterns of paragraph development
  • The importance of opening paragraphs
  • Writing coherent, unified paragraphs
  • Using list format
Writing Effective Sentences Part 1
  • Using strong verbs
  • Using active voice
  • Using the appropriate tone
  • Parallelism
Writing Effective Sentences Part 2
  • Correcting unclear modifiers
  • Correcting confusing shifts
  • Adjusting emphasis through coordination and subordination
  • Unpacking the too-full sentence
Conciseness and Clarity
  • Eliminating wordiness
  • Using precise language
  • Fixing fuzzy pronoun reference
  • Diagnostic clinic/custom exercises
Proofreading for the 20 Most Common Grammar Errors
  • Proofreading for the 20 most common punctuation errors
  • Diagnostic clinic/custom exercises
Conclusion
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Lecture percentage

50%

Lecture/Demo

Lab percentage

50%

Lab

Course Number:

WRTG-100

Duration:

1 Day

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites for this Writing training.

Training Materials:

All students receive comprehensive courseware.

Software Requirements:

Students must have an internet connection and a modern browser.

Contact Us:

Accelebrate’s training classes are available for private groups of 3 or more people at your site or online anywhere worldwide.

Don't settle for a "one size fits all" public class! Have Accelebrate deliver exactly the training you want, privately at your site or online, for less than the cost of a public class.

For pricing and to learn more, please contact us.

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