Foundations in Business Writing

University of Minnesota

Offered by the University of Minnesota
College of Continuing Education
Taught by Stan Berry

Write clearly and concisely and achieve results

Writing effectively is a vital business skill. Recognizing that writing can be a time-consuming and stressful task, Foundations in Business Writing gives you the techniques you need for getting started, meeting the needs of your audience while accomplishing your goals, and evaluating your writing for clarity and style. You will improve your writing by practicing helpful strategies for organizing and formatting letters, memos, reports, e-mail, and specialized written materials such as instructions and minutes. You are encouraged to bring writing samples to work on during class.

After taking Foundations in Business Writing you will be able to:

  • Use a proven strategy to overcome writer’s block
  • Focus your presentation and tie ideas together
  • Reduce clutter in your writing and edit for power and effectiveness
  • Use visual elements to enhance written presentations

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Course Offerings:

DateClass #SectionTimeLocationRegister
Jan. 30 2015188143018 9:00 AM – 4:00 PMContinuing Ed & Conference Ctr.Register
Sep. 25 2015188683020 9:00 AM – 4:00 PMContinuing Ed & Conference Ctr.Register

Tuition: $395.00
Max CEUs: 0.60
Email Contact: cceinfo@umn.edu
Address: 1890 Buford Ave St Paul, MN
Phone: 612-624-4000

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