Business Writing Essentials


Professionals who can write well are far more valuable to an organization than those whose business writing is confusing and filled with errors.


Our customized approach will give participants the specific skills to write with clarity and conciseness.  Research shows that when you keep your message short and write in terms of the reader's needs, the reader will like your message more, be more willing to take action, and even like you better!


This intensive workshop uses proven techniques to improve writing clarity and brevity. 


To get the best results training needs to be directly applicable to your workplace.  Therefore, Corporate LearnOvations’ programs are customized to meet your strategic business goals and use your organization’s terminology and scenarios. In addition, you select the workshop goals that best meet your needs.  For example, you might choose the workshop to focus on how to . . .


  • Identify the reader's needs and expectations to establish focus

  • Organize thoughts by purpose and audience

  • Get over writer’s block

  • Write with greater clarity, brevity and directness

  • Use words to persuade the reader to take immediate action

  • Identify and use parallelism and active voice

  • Understand the components of effective email

  • Identify common errors in word usage

  • Establish a standard company writing format and style

  • Craft letters to effectively communicate complaints, bad news and compliments

  • Improve overall readability


. . . or other goals that are crucial to your organization!


Duration: One or two days


Target Audience: 

  • Any employees, managers or executives

  • Limited to 30 participants



  • Fee includes needs assessment, workshop customization, pre-session contacts and post-session reinforcements with participants and all training workbooks and handouts

  • Multi-session discounts available

  • Call for rates


Options:  Individual coaching in writing skills available virtually or in person.  Also, consider CLO's Business Grammar and Punctuation Workshop.


Please contact us to schedule:

  • Customized workshops at your location

  • Individual coaching at your location or virtually