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Business Writing Essentials: Write Emails, Memos, and Letters

Shelly Downey, ★ Training Business People for Success ★

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About This Class

In business, good communication is one of the most important skills that you can have. And you need excellent writing abilities to clearly convey ideas. The goal of this course is to help you write in a way that’s professional, persuasive, and effective. We will discuss common business writing standards and how to write some common business documents. You will leave the class with a better understanding of how to be a more compelling communicator.

What You Will Learn

Here's what you will discover in this course:

  • How to use proper email etiquette to help you avoid embarrassing mistakes
  • How to write an email to get your point across
  • When to use a memo instead of an email
  • The easy way to write a memo (HINT: Use a template)
  • How to write a business letter like a top executive

Lots of Practice

As you work your way through this course, you'll complete some practice exercises. When you complete the exercises, you’ll know how to communicate effectively and look like a pro.

At the end of the course, you will know how to successfully write basic business documents.

Why YOU Should Take This Course

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 course will help you.

Let's get started so you can become the professional business writer you know you can be.

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Shelly Downey

★ Training Business People for Success ★

Are you struggling with moving ahead at work? Do you wish you had more respect and that people listened to you?

Do you want to improve your skills so the right people will finally see your potential?

I believe that these are all learned skills. Being an introvert, I struggled with these things for a long time. I started listening to people like Tony Robbins and Zig Ziglar and realized that there are steps that you can take to improve all of these skills. I spent the last 20 year...

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