Business Writing with Positive Impact

at Training Connection - The Loop

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$350 5 seats left
Start Date:

Tue, May 14, 9:00am - 4:30pm

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Location:
The Loop, Downtown/Loop
230 W Monroe St Ste 610
Btwn S Franklin & Wells Streets
Chicago, Illinois 60606
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Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 14 and older
Average Class Size: 5

What you'll learn in this business writing class:

Students will learn step by step how to produce clear and direct emails, letters, proposals and copy for ads and public announcements. 

This course will teach you formulas for success in written communication. The training is interactive, fast-paced, fun, and full of tips and techniques you can use immediately.

Learning Objectives
  • Proper use of punctuation
  • Avoiding common spelling mistakes
  • Avoiding common errors in grammar and layout
  • Choosing words wisely
  • Writing effective emails and memos
  • Writing for special circumstances
  • Writing persuasively
  • Different styles for different audiences
  • 10 Techniques for positive and effective communication
Detailed Course Outline

Back to the Basics
  • Mastering Spelling, Punctuation, and Usage
  • Six Tips for Better Spelling
  • Punctuation Pointers
Choosing Your Words Carefully
  • Sharpening Your Writing Style
  • Deleting (Unnecessary) Redundancies
  • Forming Parallel Construction
  • Recognizing Clichés
  • Avoiding Sexist Language
Improving Your Business Writing
  • Strengthening Your Memos
  • Using Email Effectively
  • Ten Tips for a Better Memo
Writing for Special Circumstances
  • Special Kinds of Business Writing
  • Conveying Bad News Tactfully
  • When the News Is Especially Sensitive
  • Writing Persuasively
  • Using the Motivated Sequence Outline
  • Write Business Proposals
Know Your Audience
  • Identifying Communication Styles
  • Writing to Specific Styles
  • Ten Techniques for Effective Communication
  • Voluntary Learning Contract
What's included:
  • Business Writing Training Manual
  • Certificate of Course Completion
  • 6 Months FREE Repeat Policy

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Refund Policy
Cancellations: 
Cancellations made more than 5 days before the commencement of the training, qualify for a refund less a $100 administration fee. 
Cancellations made 5 days or less before the commencement of the training, will not be eligible for a refund 
We are not able to offer refunds for no-shows or uncompleted courses.

Rescheduling:
Rescheduling requests made 5 days before the commencement of the training are free. Rescheduling that takes place within 5 days of the commencement of the training will incur a $100 administration fee. We do not charge for student substitutions at any time.

If your student wants to confirm her seat on the future class now, then there is a $100 transfer fee payable. Alternatively, as she may not have been aware of our terms, if she is willing to check back with us 2-3 days before a future class, and provided the class is confirmed to run, we will slot her in and waive the cancellation fee.

Money Back Guarantee
We offer a money back guarantee on our public classes.

If the training does not meet expectations, students can leave the class at the end of Day 1 (or by lunchtime in the case of single day courses) and request a refund. Students have to notify the training center manager before they leave and return all the training materials to qualify for a refund.

We are unable to offer a money back guarantee to students who leave a class later than the times noted above. Students can however still repeat the training (often with a different trainer).

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Trains CTA - Blue and Red Lines - Monroe Station Walk approximately 4 blocks west on Monroe Street to Franklin Street. CTA - Orange, Pink, Purple and Brown Lines - Quincy station Walk approximately 1.5 blocks north on Wells Street, turn left (west) on Monroe Street, and go to corner of Franklin Street. CTA - Green Line Swap at Clark for Blue line or Roosevelt for Orange line. Metra - Union Station Walk 3 blocks east on West Adams (crossing river). Turn left (North) on Franklin and walk 1 block to Monroe Street.

Start Dates (4)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
9:00am - 4:30pm TBD 1 $350
9:00am - 4:30pm TBD 1 $350
9:00am - 4:30pm TBD 1 $350
9:00am - 4:30pm TBD 1 $350

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Reviews of Classes at Training Connection (84)

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Business Writing with Positive Impact
Reviewed by Anonymous on 6/8/2018
The class spent too much time discussing people's personalities and styles. Very little hands on work. I didn't get much from it.
Business Writing with Positive Impact
Reviewed by Keith D. on 2/27/2015
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