A course for professionals at all levels who want to improve their skills for writing English. The course is very practical and based on a three-stage approach to writing : pre-writing, writing and revising. The focus of the course is on writing E-mails, reports and letters that are clear, well-structured and concise.
Factors shaping written communication
Forms of written communication
Use and abuse of E-mail
Rules and best practice for E-mail
The three stages in writing: Pre-writing, writing, revising
Organising and structuring a report
Understanding the audience
Writing styles that convey meaning
Achieving clarity and avoiding ambiguity
Writing business letters
Choosing the right words
Components of effective business writing in English
1 day for up to 12 participants
People who want to increase their effectiveness in written communication.