Synopsis: This online course will introduce you to the elements needed to develop or refresh your writing skills and provide some great tips on how to communicate with style.
Start Time: Tuesday, November 24, 2020 8:30 AM
End Time: Tuesday, November 24, 2020 3:45 PM
Location: Off-Campus Location/S
Address:
Campus: Off Campus
Room: Online
City, State, Country: XX XX
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site: http://www.cpe.rutgers.edu/courses/current/eo0110wa.html
Contact Name: Carol Broccoli
Contact Email: broccoli@njaes.rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7207
Additional Information:

Topics to be discussed:

  • Determining the purpose of the document/knowing your audience
  • Phrases to avoid in business writing (jargon, cliches, and meaningless words)
  • Communicating difficult news
  • Organizing a document - content strategies and formatting
  • Clarity, conciseness, punctuation, and proofreading
  • Communicating electronically...and more.
Target Audience: Alumni,  General Public