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FGCU Florida Institute of Government Presents "Professional Business Writing"

WHO     FGCU Florida Institute of Government, for managers, supervisors and staff from both the private and public sectors

WHAT     “Professional Business Writing” full-day workshop from the Florida Institute of Government’s Professional Development Series. The course is designed to improve business writing skills to better meet the needs of customers, prospects and internal clients. Whether a seasoned professional or just starting out, the seminar offers an up-to-date look at what is happening in the world of business correspondence. Participants will get new ideas on improving the organization of letters and memos, and learn how to better tailor correspondence to the reader. Jim Jacoby is instructor for the program.

WHEN     8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Friday, April 16

WHERE     FGCU Broadcast Building Room 111

WHY     To:
     Develop ideas into logical organization

     Reduce the time it takes to write an opening paragraph

     Overcome writer’s block

     Analyze the audience

     Write successful letters and memos

     Edit for clarity, brevity and understanding

COST     $94

CONTACT     Joanne Hartke at (239) 590-7815 or

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