Writing for Business Report Writing

Course Duration is 1 Day

£845.00 Plus VAT

Business Benefit

Producing effective written communication has always been important in a well-run organisation. The opportunities opened up by word processor software mean that more and more staff are expected to be able to produce high quality written communication.

How to Book

If you are interested in booking this course, then please select an available date and then click book now to complete the booking.

Who Should Attend

Managers or staff who wish to improve their written communication skills and report writing.

Learning Outcomes – by the end of this course you will be able to…

Produce a piece of business writing for a defined purpose
Produce a piece of business writing that satisfies an organisation’s business writing conventions
Use effective and appropriate tone, language and level of formality to meet specified standards when writing for a business purpose
Incorporate basic statistics and visual material in the content or in an appendix

Course Content

The value of the written word in avoiding errors and providing permanent records
Image, structure, layout conventions including  “house styles”
The purpose and conventions of letters, memos, reports and e-mails in use within the organisation
Planning for writing, including use of available information and the needs of the recipient
The importance of objectives and the reader
Report structures to meet standard and specific requirements
Incorporation of statistics and visual materials, and the use of appendices to enhance understanding
Effective and appropriate use of tone, language, level of formality in a range of cases