NewConcise Writing

When writing for business, it’s important to use concise language. This means that word choice is of the utmost importance. The goal of concise writing is to use the most effective words: when only these remain, your writing will be clear and readable.

This course is designed to develop the skills of recognising and creating good content. We will focus on the areas to achieve your objectives:

Key Training Features

Who Can Attend?

Learning Outcomes


Key Training Features

  • Composing sound sentences that make precise points
  • Employing language that readers will understand
  • Writing in the active voice
  • Untangling intricate constructions
  • Summarising long and complicated sentences in palatable formats
  • Selecting necessary and well-chosen words
  • Improving sentence clarity

Who Can Attend?

This training is suitable for anyone who is required to write complex information in an understandable format.


Learning Outcomes

Participants will gain a better understanding of vocabulary, grammar and style used in business context through real-life based practical tasks. You’ll leave with practical tips and techniques that will immediately make you a stronger and more productive writer.

Summary

Duration

10:00 - 16:00

Price

£525 +VAT

Location

Westminster, London

Face to Face
Training
Course
Dates

1 February 2022 Book6

6 May 2022 Book8

5 September 2022 Book8

24 November 2022 Book8

Lead Trainer

Rebecca Rothwell

Rebecca Rothwell

Rebecca is a member of the Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading and holds a PGCE. Rebecca also holds over 15 years of teaching experience.

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Rebecca Rothwell

Rebecca Rothwell

Rebecca is a professional member of the Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading (CIEP) and holds a PGCE. With over 15 years of teaching experience spanning schools, colleges and professional organisations, Rebecca communicates and coaches with exemplary use of language, grammar and writing skills. She runs Rothwell Editorial, a successful editing and writing company, and works with some incredible people.

An accomplished ghostwriter, Rebecca collaborates with high-profile clients to create truly personal memoirs and autobiographies. She is a successful author and blogger in her own right – her work has been printed in national newspapers and by some of the world’s leading publishing houses. As an editor, Rebecca works on professional documents, freeing them from clichés and stock phrases, to bring personality and accuracy to the writing.

Rebecca is fascinated with the study of linguistics and how our language choices define us, both as private individuals and public personalities. She combines her personal interest with her professional experience and honed skills to create effective, worthwhile and meaningful training sessions.

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