Business Writing Level 1

$159.99 CAD

Description

People judge you on your words. Did that email you just sent make a good impression?

This quick and straightforward class will give you an understanding of the importance of clear, concise business writing, and the confidence to use it properly.

Students will learn;

  • The rules of paragraph and sentence structure
  • Proper utilization of subjects and verbs
  • Business ettiquette in emails, instant messaging, and texts
  • What is a dangling and misplaced modifier
  • Proper use of adverbs and modifiers
  • Identify common grammatical errors and how to fix them
  • What is passive voice vs. active voice
  • How to create a writing outline
  • How to write a well-organized meeting agenda, and how to take meeting minutes
  • How to edit your own writing for continuity and structure
  • How to be concise and write with focus

If you want to get ahead and be taken seriously, clear communication is an essential tool.

Offering 1WS24: Monday & Thursday, Jun 3 & 6 2024, 6:00pm to 9:00pm, FVCE Classroom #204, 20621 Logan Ave Langley

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Your Instructor Cathy Moleschi is a professional business writer with 30+ years of experience. She specializes in business communications, resume and cover letter writing, interview preparation, and is a well-respected and trusted Fraser Valley business owner. Her love of the written word started as a child when she would often hide for hours under her covers, flashlight in hand, devouring books late into the night.

Her business, Langley Writing Services, has prepared over 900 resumes and cover letters for customers across all industries, from entry-level positions to CEO. Passionate about seeing her clients reach their career dreams, Cathy has been helping job seekers land new opportunities, impress in interviews, and gain coveted promotions since 2013. She accomplishes this by accurately conveying her clients’ accomplishments, experience, and true nature succinctly and professionally to attract potential recruiters, hiring managers and pass Applicant Tracking Systems.

With a strong communication, business, sales, corporate training, and speaking background gained over three decades, Cathy prides herself on being a leader in her field, setting the stage for her client’s success, and helping others express their thoughts and feelings. She holds a Marketing Management Diploma from Kwantlen Polytechnic University. Cathy offers various other services such as business presentations, biographies, persuasive communications, advocacy, biography, copywriting, and speech writing services.

When not hard at work at her desk, you can find Cathy spending time with her adorable grandchildren, visiting with friends, camping with her beloved husband, volunteering at a local hospice, and crafting poetry and short stories.

 

Course Number: BF31
Instructor: Cathy Moleschi
Semester: Winter/Spring 2024
Classroom: Credo Christian High School 21846 52 Ave Langley
Start Date: varies
End Date: varies
Start Time: varies
End Time: varies
Class Capacity: 14
Course Price: $159.99
Number of Sessions: 2

Additional information

Offering:

Offering 1WS24: Monday & Thursday, Jun 3 & 6 2024, 6:00pm to 9:00pm, FVCE Classroom #204, 20621 Logan Ave Langley