Business Writing and Communication Skill

Modern supervisors and managers write reports frequently. This course will take participants through a step by step process of planning and writing a report to ensure easy understanding by the reader.

Learning Objectives

Participants will:

  • Acquire the techniques of writing correct sentences using the rules of grammar.
  • Avoid common mistakes in writing
  • Use reader friendly style.
  • Use graphics and other aids appropriately.
  • Organise materials logically.
  • Develop appropriate format for business, technical reports and emails.
  • Achieve accuracy, conciseness, clarity and readability in their writing.

 

Learning Contents

  • The purpose and uses of business writing
  • Preparation
  • Identifying writing challenges
  • The 7Cs of business writing and communication.
  • Achieving clarity in writing (Active voice Vs. Passive Voice)
  • Formats of letter, memos and letters
  • Gathering information, planning, composing and revising
  • Grammar and sentence construction
  • Using graphs, charts, tables and pictures diagrams to communicate
  • Writing persuasively to get action (SIP Model)
  • Making your writing easier to read
  • Executive summaries
  • Dealing with misplaced and dangling modifiers
  • Common mistakes in English
  • Writing technical reports and proposals.
  • E-mail etiquette

 

Fee:

N116,638.00 VAT Inclusive

Discounts off regular fees for open programmes: 3-5 nomination – 5%

Programme also available as in-plant. Fee: Negotiable 

WHO Should Attend?

Officers, supervisors, team leaders, managers and professionals who have to produce reports for internal and external audience.

May 20 – 22,

November 18 – 20, 2019

 

Property of Impact Consulting Nigeria.