Writing Series: Business Writing
Discover the secrets to effective business writing and crafting messages that others want to read and act on. Learn about the 10 Cs of strong business communication and learn how to apply them. Identify common grammar mistakes and special considerations in common business formats such as emails and reports.
Jason Campbell has extensive experience as a professional writer and artist. As a decorated College English Instructor he has taught numerous students the academic art of writing through forms such as the essay and effective business writing.
Outside of the classroom, Jason is a published poet and writer who’s performed poetry across Canada. He has written three screenplays, is the C.I.O. for the television show Highways to Fairways, now in it’s second season, and also wrote and directed the short film Smoke. Jason is deeply passionate about the arts and wishes to share his skills and experiences with like minded individuals.
SCHEDULE: Business Writing
0:00 – 0:15 - Welcome
0:15 – 1:00 - Lesson 1: The 10 C’s of Business Writing
1:00 – 1:15 - Activity 1: Business to Client Communication
1:15 – 1:30 - Assignment 1: Write a business to client e-mail
1:30 – 1:45 - Break
1:45 – 2:30 - Lesson 2: Developing Your Writing Skills Over Time
2:30 – 2:45 - Activity 2: Business to Business Communication
2:45 – 3:00 - Assignment 2: Write a business to business e-mail