Business Writing (1-day)

Write clear, concise and successful communications


Every professional position requires some form of writing, whether it is an elaborate report or the simplest emails. How you write is just as important as what you write, and key ideas can become easily lost in poor communication—affecting the impact of your message and your audience’s response.

In this course, you will learn to improve the professionalism and quality of your writing, pick up key written skills, and discover ways to ensure your written communications continuously stand out from the crowd.

Key Benefits & Takeaways

  • Understand and assess the message, transmission method, and context
  • Avoid communication breakdowns and express your thoughts clearly
  • Learn when to use emails, reports, and social media
  • Get the key skills you need to write different types of content
  • Overcome common business writing errors and slip-ups
  • Write with authority and master sentence structure
  • Learn editing techniques for better communications

Who Should Attend

This program is ideal for anyone who uses written communication—from managers, professionals, and team leaders to technical specialists, administrative executives, and customer service representatives.

You are the perfect candidate to improve your business writing if you want effective ways to write with confidence, save time, and deliver clear and meaningful communications that inspire collaboration from colleagues and clients. Come away with the tools you need to put clear ideas into thoughtful and persuasive words.

What is the Registration Fee?

The registration fee includes facilitation by our highly-rated faculty members, seminar supplies, results-oriented exercises, meal service (breakfast, lunch and breaks) and a certificate of completion from the McGill Executive Institute.

Please note that following customer suggestions to go paperless for convenience and sustainability, program materials will be supplied in a downloadable soft copy only for all programs of the 1-day Series.

Note that our programs are certified for Quebec’s 1% training obligation and the McGill Executive Institute is a qualified training provider under most provincial job grant programs which can contribute to your training costs.

Individuals wishing to maintain their Continuing Certification Requirements (CCR) offered by PMI® can submit an application to receive 7 PDUs for each day of learning (subject to PMI® approval).

A check-in desk on the 6th floor will be open from 8:30 a.m. and the seminar will run from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. each day.

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