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Business Writing Essentials: Master the Basics

Michaele Downey, ★ Training Business People for Success ★

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9 Lessons (33m)
    • 1. Introduction to the Class

      0:53
    • 2. The Importance of Communication

      2:57
    • 3. Tips for Better Business Writing

      6:05
    • 4. How to Keep Your Writing Concise

      2:41
    • 5. Five Steps to Effective Business Writing

      3:59
    • 6. Proofreading and Editing Tips

      4:22
    • 7. Commonly Misused Words

      6:05
    • 8. Rules of Comma Usage

      2:46
    • 9. Rules of Capitalization

      3:37
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About This Class

In most businesses, good communication is one of the most important skills that you can have. And you need excellent writing abilities to clearly convey ideas. How well you communicate could even have an effect on the jobs you're offered! In order to be seen as a professional communicator, you must be able to write effectively.

 Here’s what you’ll discover in this class:

  • Why good communication is so important (by completing a fun exercise!)
  • Hints and tips to make writing easier
  • How to stand out from the crowd by keeping your writing simple, clear, and concise
  • Which words are commonly misused (by many people!) and tricks to help you choose the correct word EVERY TIME
  • How to stop making those embarrassing mistakes when you write

Why YOU Should Take This Class

Just think about having more effective writing skills. Think about how impressed your boss will be. Whether you are new to business writing, or just need a refresher, this class will help you.

 Let’s get started!