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Business Writing for the Technical Professional: Harness the Writing Process

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Sep 13, 2022 /
Course Code: 0908-WEB22

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  • Overview
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Overview

After participating in this course, you will be able to:

  • Define communication process
  • Understand why AIAA (attention, interest, attitude, action) is important
  • Review the writing process and understand why writing is just part of the process
  • Use W5 (who, what, where, when, why) to write email
  • Review the structure of reports

Description

Do you find yourself feeling blank when you face the blank page? Do you have a lot to say but don't know where to, or how to, start? Do you suspect your writing tends to go on too long and is not as organized or as focused as it could (or should) be? Have you ever used ASAP in an email message? Do you want to know why you shouldn't use it? Do you want to write more effective proposals or reports? Do you want to write in a more effective and efficient manner? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, this webinar is for you.

Course Outline

  • Communication process
  • Attention, Interest, Attitude, Action (AIAA)
  • Writing process
  • Planning and purpose
  • Who, what, where, when and why (W5) and email
  • Writing Structure
  • Tone
  • Writing longer documents and the benefits of outlining
  • Paragraphs, numbered and bullet points
  • Editing and proofreading tips

Who Should Attend

  • Anyone looking to become a more effective and efficient email and report writer
Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Eastern Time


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System Requirements

PC-based attendees
OS: Windows 7, 8, 10 or newer

Browser:
IE 11 or later, Edge 12 or later, Firefox 27 or later, Chrome 30 or later

Macintosh based attendees
OS: Mac OS X with MacOS 10.7 or later

Browser:
Safari 7+, Firefox 27+, Chrome 30+

iOS
OS: iOS 8 or newer

Android
OS: Android 4.0 or higher

Instructor

Angie Gallop

Angie Gallop has been writing professionally for 30 years and is co-owner and Managing Editor at That White Paper Guy.Her company has served Google, Linux Foundation, IBM, Intuit and countless smaller companies with big ideas.




The Engineering Institute of Canada
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Fee & Credits

$149 + taxes

  • 0.2 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
  • 2 Professional Development Hours (PDHs)
  • ECAA Annual Professional Development Points
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