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Write Your Way to Success! Business Writing for Professionals - Ortigas
Sat, July 8, 2017, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM Philippine Standard Time Philippines Time
Business Writing Seminar for Professionals
Writing business correspondences is essential yet may be a tough job for you as a professional. We know that you are busy, and studying about the topic could come to you as a boring task. This is why we are presenting you a fun half-day learning session to learn the basics.
Yes, we will keep our session sweet and simple yet enough to fill you with new ideas on how to improve your written communication skills. Your participation will boost your confidence and equip you with the knowledge you need to succeed in your career. In our seminar, you will be able to:
Understand the business writing process, style, and guidelines
Remove your writer’s block through pinning down the right message for your audience
Practice use of positive and professional language to get the feedback you want
The seminar is highly recommended for fresh graduates, career starters, employees, freelancers and entrepreneurs who write business letters, memos, minutes of the meetings and emails for both internal and external public.
Seminar fee is Php 2,000 only inclusive of certificate, snacks, and handouts.
Introduction to Business Writing
- Define Business Writing and the process you need to go through from clarifying your message, putting them into writing, and reviewing your document for revisions.
How to Write According to Your Purpose
- Learn the common objectives in business writing and basic guidelines on how to communicate according to the feedback you desire.
How to Write with Style
- Understand what it takes to create content that suits your audience using the Business Writing style guide.
How to Write with Structure
- Know about layouts, structures, and guide to writing business letters, memos, agenda and minutes of the meeting.
How to Write Effective Emails
- Discuss answers to common questions in creating email messages such as writing subjects, content, and basic etiquette to follow.
How to Edit and Proofread Your Document
- Review common mistakes and writing and practice techniques to proofread your correspondences.
Meet Your Facilitator
Jonah Marie Chipeco has ten years of experience in Marketing and Communications. This is how she gained firsthand knowledge of business writing through drafting and approving correspondences for and from diverse audiences such as the academe, media, non-profit, government organizations, and corporations.
Experience in Writing
Completed a Business Communication course accredited by the CPD Certification Service
Submitted business plans, training and operation manuals while pioneering Direct Marketing units of two international non-profit organizations
Executes copywriting and production for promotional materials as marketing practitioner and entrepreneur
Publishes e-books on Amazon Kindle
Maintains a personal blog and contributes articles for Digital Circles Asia
Writes online help articles in health, immigration, marketing and relationships for various clients in Metro Manila and abroad
Taught business writing and technical writing for two semesters among freshmen and sophomore students while acting as adviser for the school publication
Member and holder of editor positions in various publications and newsletters from grade school until college
“Jonah is an effective speaker. Her creative approach keeps you awake and makes you want to stay and learn. Her heart and passion in sharing her craft is something I admire. I learned techniques that helped me write my thoughts faster. I strongly recommend this workshop and the resource speaker.” – Gina Buendia, Architect and Consultant
“Jonah is such an effective speaker and a business strategist. She always speaks with passion and dedication to all her audience and clientele. I have worked with her for several years and I can say that professionally, she is trustworthy and highly efficient. – Robeneil Tan, Business Unit Head and Entrepreneur
We are looking for participants like you who want to take action for your professional growth. If you want guaranteed long-term benefits for your career, register now!
For partial list of Jonah's clients, visit http://jonahchipeco.com/clients.html
Ways to pay and register:
1. Paypal via Event Brite
Email your name, occupation, company and mobile number to firstname.lastname@example.org or text 09477473308.
Payment mechanics including Metrobank account deposit details will appear after you register your information.
Early Registration: Php 1,500 (payment received on or before May 24, 2017)
Regular Registration: Php 2,000
Bring-A-Friend Rate: Php 3,400 (1,700 each)
*Additional fee may apply for PayPal & Event Brite registration. Fees are inclusive of taxes.
- 4 - hour learning session
- Certificate of participation
Venue and Reservation
Tentative venue space is Ortigas Foundation Library, Pasig
Registration closes on June 29, 2017.
For company delegates, Manila Workshops may issue the official receipt upon request.
Cancellation by Attendee or Organizers
Should event organizers cancel the seminar or registrant fails to attend for unforeseen reasons, registrant may refund full amount paid within 30 days, or may opt to use the payment for a Manila Workshops seminar of equal value.
If unforeseen events arise, organizer will send cancellation announcement within 48 hours before the event. Similarly, attendee should inform the event organizer of his or her absence otherwise, 30% will be deducted to the amount of the refund.
Seminar venue or schedule may change depending on number of event registrants. Manila Workshops representative will send an email and SMS 7-days before the actual event date for reminders and updates.