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Results-Based Business Writing Skills Training
Results-Based Business Writing Skills Training

BUSINESS WRITING TRAINING COURSES

Writing and Minute Taking Training

Training Courses in Business Writing Skills delivered in 11 UK locations or at your offices UK-wide
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Classroom training is proven to give the best learning experience and knowledge retention. You have the benefit of a relaxed but professional learning environment, an experienced trainer and the opportunity to ask questions, so you are 100% sure you understand all the course content.

And with our long history of training since 1995, along with our experienced trainers, you are sure to get the service and skills enhancement you need.

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COURSE OUTLINES & LINKS FOR
BUSINESS WRITING SKILLS TRAINING
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Basic Principles of Business Writing

Basic Principles of Business Writing

COURSE OUTLINE
[Duration: one day]

  • Course Introduction and Overview
  • Why Write?
  • The Five C's of Writing
  • Word Agreement
  • Sentences and Paragraphs
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Readability Index
  • My Writing: What's My Style?
  • Whats My Style?
  • Your Personal Action Plan

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Advanced Principles of Business Writing

Advanced Principles of Business Writing

COURSE OUTLINE
[Duration: one day]

  • Introduction and Course Overview
  • Practical Language
  • Inclusive Language
  • Parallel Sentence Construction
  • Punctuation
  • Spelling and Proofreading
  • Writing Business Letters
  • Writing Reports
  • Writing Memos
  • E-Mail Etiquette
  • Writing Challenges
  • Your Personal Action Plan

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Minute Taking Made Easy

Minute Taking Made Easy

COURSE OUTLINE
[Duration: one day]

  • Course Introduction and Overview
  • The Role of a Minute Taker
  • The Skills of a Minute Taker
  • Meeting Agreements
  • Minutes Styles
  • Techniques for Preparing Minutes
  • Taking Minutes in an Interactive Meeting
  • The Minute Book
  • Developing Your Minute Taking Skills
  • Your Personal Action Plan

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Report Writing

Report Writing

COURSE OUTLINE
[Duration: one day]

  • Introduction and Course Overview
  • What is a Report?
  • How to Structure a Report Professionally
  • What Makes a Good Report
  • 5 Common Complaints about Reports
  • A Checklist for Successful Reports
  • How to Plan Your Report
  • Your Personal Action Plan

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Business Writing Basics 1 (Half Day)

Business Writing Basics 1 (Half Day)

COURSE OUTLINE
[Duration: half days]

  • Introduction and Course Overview
  • The Five C's of Writing
  • Sentences and Paragraphs
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • My Writing: What's My Style?

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Business Writing Basics 2 (Half Day)

Business Writing Basics 2 (Half Day)

COURSE OUTLINE
[Duration: half days]

  • Introduction and Course Overview
  • Word Agreement
  • The Readability Index
  • Practical Language
  • Inclusive Language
  • Parallel Sentence Construction
  • Punctuation
  • Spelling and Proofreading

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DELEGATE FEEDBACK
FOR OUR BUSINESS WRITING SKILLS COURSES
AVERAGE REVIEW: 4.5 out of 5  BASED ON 255 REVIEWS
Valerie Asemah, Course: Jul 2 2018
Course rating of 4 stars "Angela your Trainer was excellent and provdied me with questions to all my queries and gave me many hints an tips."

 
Sue Dixon, Course: Jun 29 2018
Course rating of 4 stars "Great Trainer - Shahida"

 
Tracy Barnett, Course: Business Writing : Bespoke Course Jun 15 2018
Course rating of 5 stars "Colin the Tutor was great, he kept the topic very interesting throughout, he made it fun as well as knowledgeable "

 
Rebecca Reid, Course: Minute Taking Made Easy Jun 8 2018
Course rating of 4 stars "James was a great trainer and definitely made the course content interesting and easy to understand"

 
Aileen Robb, Course: Minute Taking Made Easy Jun 8 2018
Course rating of 5 stars "The trainer held our attention throughout the duration of the course, I thought he was extremely good."

 
Angela Larson, Course: Minute Taking Made Easy Jun 8 2018
Course rating of 3 stars "Trainer was very nice."

 
John McDevitt, Course: Report Writing Jun 7 2018
Course rating of 5 stars "Very friendly and approachable trainer. I was the only trainee so I had one-to one training. The content was delivered very well."

 
Jemma Ottley, Course: Minute Taking Made Easy Mar 2 2018
Course rating of 5 stars "The trainer was very helpful. She engaged us all and made the learning very enjoyable. "

 
Debra Gotham , Course: Minute Taking Made Easy Mar 2 2018
Course rating of 4 stars "A good day. good course, nice teacher and nice people in attendance "

 
Sonia Rani, Course: Minute Taking Made Easy Mar 2 2018
Course rating of 4 stars "The course was very helpful and was a very friendly enviroment"

 
Sarah Taylor, Course: Minute Taking Made Easy Feb 23 2018
Course rating of 5 stars "Thank-you for a great day"

 
Sumayya Mahmood, Course: Minute Taking Made Easy Feb 19 2018
Course rating of 4 stars "The presenter was fantastic. So enthusiastic and encouraging. "

 
Mohammed Alenezi , Course: Basic Principles of Business Writing Feb 13 2018
Course rating of 5 stars "Many thanks"

 
Sara Green , Course: Minute Taking Made Easy Feb 12 2018
Course rating of 4 stars "Trainer was excellent & she was very professional & taught the course well."

 
Haimanti Ghosh, Course: Minute Taking Made Easy Feb 12 2018
Course rating of 4 stars "The lady Angela was good"

 

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GENERAL INFORMATION
ABOUT BUSINESS WRITING SKILLS TRAINING

What we do, and how we work, to make sure you get the most from the courses you attend

Business writing skills training can yield huge benefits through improvements in efficiency, morale and motivation, while also avoiding communication problems that arise through poor standards of writing.

Free tools from Activia

With Activia, you can check your skill level with our unique, free Test Your Skills tool, which ensures you book on the correct course.   This is invaluable when putting together training programmes or bespoke courses for numbers of delegates.

You can also build your own Business Writing Skills course using our great, free Bespoke Course Creator to suit your own or your company project requirements, including just the subjects you want to learn.



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WRITING AND MINUTE TAKING TRAINING

We can enhance your skills with training in writing and minute taking at any of our twelve training centres UK wide, or we can come to your offices: if you have groups of three or more staff who need training, this is a very convenient, flexible and cost effective option. Moreover, most of our business writing courses are 1 day, which keeps "out of office" periods for attendees to a minimum.

We have been delivering writing and minute taking training all over the UK since 1995 and have continually developed our philosophy of high quality, flexible and results-driven provision of training courses for business writing to ensure constantly improving standards of quality.   So you can be confident that we have the expertise, and the experience, to give you a great return on your investment in Training Courses for Business Writing from Activia.

Why not contact us today to see how we can help with providing your course for business writing ?


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