Northwestern University

Feb
5
Tue 9:00 AM

HRD530- Writing for Results

When: Tuesday, February 5, 2013
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM  

Where: Wieboldt Hall North Entrance, 109
339 E. Chicago Avenue  
Chicago, IL 60611 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public

Costs: NU Employees: $140 - Non NU Registrants: $245

Contact: Learning & Organization Development   847-467-5081  

Group: Learning & Organization Development

Category: Training

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Description:

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At the least, poorly written letters, memos, and e-mail message waste time and cause miscommunication. At worst, they are not read at all. This workshop will teach participants to organize and write strong, action-oriented business correspondence to get the reader's attention and the desired results.

Key Points

Analyze your audience and define your purpose

Effectively organize your ideas and information

Choose the appropriate tone and style

Write strong opening and closing paragraphs

Reduce rambling and get to the point right away

Use format and type to emphasize your main ideas

Revise and edit for overall organization and coherence