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Successful business writing skills

Update 2Region: Limpopo
Venue: Limpopo Guest Manor, 41 Devenish, Polokwane
Date: 22 - 24 August 2017
Time: 8:30 - 16:00 for all 3 days
Registration: 08:00 to start promptly at 08:30
CPD Points: 22,5

We often hear people say that good business writing skills are essential to a company’s success.

Good business writing skill can be known as a skill that one can develop themselves in and excel in but it’s very essential that every professional field to be able to excel in this because writing in itself can been seen as a first  impression/contact to the company.

This in itself is fundamental because how one writes for their company it is seen as how a company is as a whole and this can determine the company’s reputation which can go either way good or bad.

This three-day workshop is an in-depth, interactive and informative workshop; it is a platform for you to equip yourself with new writing skills to excel in. At this workshop, you will be able to benefit from both the technical input and practical examples of effective business writing.

Outcomes of this workshop for participants:

  1. Working with words - principles of effective business writing
  2. Writing effective business emails
  3. Writing business letters and reports
  4. Writing proposals and executive summaries
  5. Tips and toolboxes for effective business writing

About our facilitator:
lindy goodfellowLindy Goodfellow, has headed up strategic corporate communication and media relations for a global pharmaceutical company and within this portfolio she generated a variety of corporate booklets which were distributed globally. With over 20 years’ experience in strategic media relations, corporate communication and internal and external communication in both the public and private sectors, she has developed a passion for creative communication. For more than 10 years she was the copywriter and editor of an internal publication and the company’s intranet, and also designed a website for the company.

Lindy is currently the business owner of Jibba-Jabba Communications, a public relations consultancy specialising in the full range of public relations services. She is a registered member of PRISA and a Chartered Public Relations Practitioner (CPRP). Lindy holds a Honours Degree in Counselling Psychology and a Diploma in Public Relations Management.

CPD Programme Fees 2017:
The PRISA CPD programme adheres to the criteria required by SAQA for a recognised professional body. The programme is put together following the Global Alliance best practice professional development framework. Services Seta SDL no 950721458
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Duration: 3 days
CPD Points: 22.5
*Early bird PRISA Member: R5740.00
Late PRISA member: R6100.00
*Early bird non member: R6460.00
Late non member: R6820.00
PRISA registered student: R3830.00
  1. Accommodation NOT included in any of the fees
  2. Fees subject to change
  3. Fees inclusive of VAT

*Early bird: Book and pay before 22 July 2017.
Student and member fee rate/s only applicable if PRISA membership fees are paid in full at time of booking.

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