Effective Business Writing

This Business Writing workshop will provide an overview of the most common business writing skills.

2 Days

Key features

  • Relevant to the economic context of the business environment.
  • Based on Industry trends and needs
  • Benchmarked against sound business & accounting principles
  • Flexible Programme Delivery options
  •  Easily accessible support
  • Builds a sustainable advantage


Writing is a key method of communication for most
people, and it’s one that many people struggle with.
Participants will participate in a writing refresher,
focusing on spelling, grammar, and punctuation. This
Business Writing workshop will provide an overview
of the most common business documents including
proposals, reports and agendas, giving you that extra
edge in the workplace.


Upon successful completion of the programme, the student should be able to:

  • Gain a better understanding of common spelling/grammar issues in business writing
  • Review basic concepts in sentence and paragraph construction
  • Learn how agendas, email messages, business letters, business proposals, and business reports are structured in a professional environment
  • Master techniques for improved proof reading skills
  • Gain valuable insight into international etiquette
  • Learn to use email effectively

Topics Covered

The course runs over two days

  • Reasons for writing, the value of writing; identifying the audience
  • Spelling and grammar
  • Correct use of words and business terminology
  • Correct use of tense and conjunctions
  • Active and Passive voice
  • The 5 C’s of Business Writing
  • Sentences, sentence types and paragraphs
  • Writing Business Letters: The basic structure, choosing a format and writing the letter
  • Writing cohesive and coherent texts
  • Proofreading and editing

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