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Potent Business Writing Skills Workshop

Presidio Graduate School - 415.655.8912

Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 1:00 PM - Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 5:00 PM (PST)

San Francisco, CA

Potent Business Writing Skills Workshop

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Potent Business Writing Skills Workshop

Just like people decide what they think about you in the first 7 seconds, they decide whether they are going to bother reading your writing in a glance. This workshop will help you craft potent written business communication that attracts and impresses bosses, instructors and colleagues.

Skills Addressed

• Understanding reader expectations and comprehension process
• Designing for visual appeal
• Constructing clear graphics
• Creating logical flow
• Leveraging the mini-executive summary approach
• Using fewer words to communicate more

Logistics

• (2) 4-hour sessions on February 1 and 8, 2014 from 1:00pm - 5:00pm
• Will include lecture, discussion and practice. Practice work can be customized to satisfy other school or work requirements
• The following book is highly recommended as it is the basis of the concepts being taught and demonstrates them well:
Power Language, Effective Communication for Executive Development by Kris Rose, ISBN:
9781581528107, Copyright: 2011 (or 2009), Publisher: Copley Custom Publishing (Division of XanEdu). Available through the Dominican University of California bookstore, 415-485-3251.

About the Instructor

Susan Briski is an experienced consultant, educator, manager and engineer with sustainability expertise. She has her Green MBA and has been consulting and teaching about sustainable business practices for almost 10 years. Her teaching includes business writing and presenting. Susan also has 20 years experience at large high tech firms as a manager and engineer.

 


Sign up today! General Admission: $25

For more information, contact Simone Kujau at simone.kujau@presidioedu.org

Have questions about Potent Business Writing Skills Workshop? Contact Presidio Graduate School - 415.655.8912

When & Where


Impact Hub San Francisco
901 Mission St
San Francisco, CA 94103

Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 1:00 PM - Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 5:00 PM (PST)


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Presidio Graduate School - 415.655.8912

Presidio Graduate School (PGS) educates and inspires a new generation of skilled, visionary and enterprising leaders to transform business and public policy and create a more just, prosperous and sustainable world. Through innovative professional degree, executive certificate and research programs, PGS activates students and professionals across a range of disciplines, industries and sectors to bridge the gap between commerce and the common good. Presidio Graduate School is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission. For more information, call 415.655.8912

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