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Essential Skills for Powerful Business Writing
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Essential Skills for Powerful Business Writing

Developing practical skills to increase your ability to inform, persuade, and motivate your reader.

$109 - $131
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Format

Webcast

Date

Mar 07, 2023

NASBA Field of Study

Communications and Marketing

Level

Intermediate

CPE Credits

2

Author(s)

Karl Ahlrichs, Jennifer H. Elder

Availability

3 months

Product Number

WC4091463

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Product Details

Your writing represents you and your organization. Success in your career, success with customers or clients requires clear, concise, and polished communication. The sooner you learn professional techniques to plan, organize, and present your ideas for maximum impact, the sooner your proposals, e-mails, and reports will be read, understood, and acted upon! Developing practical skills will increase your ability to inform, persuade, and motivate your reader.

Key Topics

  • Save time by planning and organizing your writing
  • Prepare beginnings and endings that grab and keep the reader’s attention
  • Put your writing on a diet, cut the fat and write concisely
  • Writing mechanics including word usage, grammar, punctuation, and proofreading
  • Edit and polish your writing for maximum impact
  • Practice with real-world writing makeovers

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify the ways we diminish our credibility when writing
  • Apply the 10-step process for better business writing
  • Apply the method for summarizing information for maximum effectiveness and clarity
  • Distinguish between good and bad email techniques

Who Will Benefit

Anyone who wants to have more influence and make a bigger impact

Credit Info
CPE Credits
2
NASBA Field of Study
Communications and Marketing
Level
Intermediate
Prerequisites
A desire to have a bigger influence in your professional sphere.
Access
This is a digital product. With full paid access the content will be available to you for 3 months after purchase date.
Duration
2 hrs
For more information, please refer to CPE requirements and NASBA sponsorship information
Pricing
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$131.00
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$109.00

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Speakers
Karl Ahlrichs
SHRM-SCP, CSP
Karl Ahlrichs is a national speaker, web presenter and author, often quoted in the local and national media on the people issues in modern organizations. He has broad experience in Human Resources, Operations and senior level problem solving, working with all industries. Karl’s experience is perfectly suited to times of great global challenges. He has decades of strategic consulting to all industries, using risk management and good organizational development theories to bypass “best practices” and move directly to “next practices”. Karl joined Gregory & Appel, an Indianapolis‐based insurance firm, after serving as a founding partner of ExactHire, a human resources services firm. Prior experience was as a Senior Consultant for Professional Staff Management, and Vice President in the Indianapolis office of Marsh & McLennan, and Vice President of Right Management Consultants. At those firms, his clients included IU Health, Suburban Health, Roche Diagnostics, Boeing, Apple, and Frito Lay. Karl facilitates a weekly COVID web‐based roundtable with advisors, and an invitation‐ only roundtable for CFOs, and for more than a decade he was the Program Chair for the Indiana Society for Human Resources Management annual conference. He is a member of SHRM, and the Association for Talent Development. Karl has been named the SHRM Human Resource Professional of the Year for the State of Indiana. He has presented at the Annual Global SHRM Conference for more than 20 consecutive years and holds the SHRM‐SCP (Senior Certified Professional) and SPHR (Senior Professional Human Resources) certifications and is a CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) with the National Speakers Association.
Jennifer H. Elder
CPA, CMA, CIA, CFF, CGMA, MS
Jennifer Elder, CPA, CMA, CIA, CFF, CGMA is a keynote speaker, trainer, and business coach dedicated to business transformation. For more than 20 years, she has been helping businesses by peeling back the layers of "administrivia" and finding the hidden strengths and core values that make you and your company awesome. Ms. Elder works with businesses to develop a compelling business strategy that is quick to implement that transforms your company from what you are now to what you have always wanted to be. Known for being energetic and enthusiastic, Ms. Elder has been delivering high-quality, customized training that make complicated topics easy to understand, relevant, and useful for years. She has conducted seminars for the Fortune 500, US Government, State CPA Societies, and CPA Firms in 33 states. Her sessions are highly interactive, full of discussion, and even entertaining. Ms. Elder received her BA from the University of Massachusetts and an MS in Organizational Management from Antioch University New England. She lives on her boat near Annapolis, Maryland.
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