The Writer’s secrets

The basics of better business writing

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You write every single day at work. But you’re not a writer. And every time you produce words at work, there’s part of you that knows they could be a bit better.

This one-day course will help you brighten up your business writing. And when you do, your readers will sit up and pay attention.

Who’s it for?

You might be in HR, or accounts, or internal comms, or operations, or any other department or division. If you’re using words pretty much every day, and you want them to work harder, then this course can help them do just that.

What’s it about?

We’ll start off thinking as readers, to help us tune in to what works – and what doesn’t – in business writing. And once we’ve figured that out, we’ll look at ways to fix it at each stage of the writing process: planning, writing and editing.

What will I get out of it?

At the end of the course, you’ll be able to:

And you'll also be issued with a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Certificate of Attendance, which you can use for your formal CPD record for a professional body, institute or employer.


How long is it?

One day.

How do I book?

If you’d like us to run a workshop for your team, drop us a line at or give us a call in the UK on +44 (0) 20 7940 7540, or call us in the US on + 1 646 517 2988. It costs £2,500 in the UK and $4000 in the US. We highly recommend workshops of no more than 12 people.