One-day or two-days – we can discuss which is best for your organisation.
We run our courses in the offices of our clients however, an external site can be sourced by us.
The objective of this course is for participants to become competent and confident business writers. Participants write several small pieces and practice business writing project management, the skills from which they can take back to the workplace.
Key learning areas
Determining the purpose of business documents
Identifying the audience of business documents and writing accordingly
Catering for multiple readerships
Planning the structure of business documents and keeping to deadlines
Comprehending and applying language and grammar conventions
Utilising successful writing methodologies to write efficiently
Adopting contemporary writing styles
Writing clearly and concisely in plain language
Fine-tuning persuasive writing
Eradicating common grammatical errors
Eliminating gender-specific writing
Using tricks of the trade to write easier and quicker
Ironing out common writing mistakes and flaws
Removing jargon, slang and hackneyed expressions
Overcoming low confidence, paralysis and procrastination
Writing and editing to a publishable standard.
Major benefits of the course
Business benefits of this course include:
Improved business performance and productivity
A tangible return on training investment
Competitive advantage due to excellent outbound and inbound communication
Increase in reputation and word of mouth referrals
Lower infrastructure costs including labour, printing and consumables
Greater employee satisfaction and retention
Smoother internal operations
Increased success rate of project and proposal signoffs
Greater focus on the bigger business issues once the documentation is complete
Streamlined documentation processes and training knowledge
Fewer calls from stakeholders seeking clarification of documentation
Potential decrease in litigious activity, and governance and compliance indiscretions.
The finer points of this course include:
It can be delivered anywhere in Australia or internationally
It can be combined with our report writing course
Anyone at any career level can attend the course and benefit from it
All participants receive a colour certificate on completion
There is ample time for discussion, interaction and individual attention
The course is delivered by experts in the subject matter
Hands-on exercises and tasks are customised to the everyday roles of participants
The comprehensive manual is an excellent resource post-training
Contemporary training methodologies and adult learning principles are utilised
The trainers deliver the material in an engaging and inclusive style.
About Clinton Communications
We specialise in written and verbal communication. Our offering includes training, communication and documentation services. We provide powerful, customised solutions designed to improve business performance and develop and retain a skilled workforce.
Please contact us with any questions you have or to request a proposal for delivering training in your organisation.