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Chief of Staff
Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd S.
Fort Myers, FL. 33965-6565

Phone: (239) 590-1065
Fax:     (239) 590-1066
Email:  apacheco@fgcu.edu

 

 

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FGCU Florida Institute of Government Presents "Business Writing.Conveying Your Message Effectively" Workshop
5/19/2008

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

WHAT "Business Writing.Conveying Your Message Effectively" half-day workshop from the Florida Institute of Government's Professional Writing Series. The workshop uses lessons learned in the examination of the written word and non-verbal communication, and shows how the missing link - conveying the right attitude - reveals itself on the written page. Examples will demonstrate how inappropriate word usage, formatting errors, wrongly placed clip-art, and other calamities speak louder than words. Participants will learn to deliver the intended message clearly and concisely. Lorna Kibbey is instructor for the course.

WHEN 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 11

WHERE Student Union 213

WHY To learn to:
 Observe how tone of voice comes through - even when not intended
 Discover methods of eliminating emotional overtones from messages
 Learn how to cut useless information and focus on fact
 Uncover secrets to getting the response you need - without the drama

COST $69

CONTACT Joanne Hartke at (239) 590-7815 or jhartke@fgcu.edu

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