In this seminar, you will learn how to:
* Write highly readable letters, memos, e-mails, and reports at work and home
* Overcome writer’s block with flexible techniques for different projects
* Find the key information you need quickly & accurately when researching
* Create effective writing plans to keep you focused and on schedule
* Write e-mails that immediately get the attention of your readers
* Use the proper writing tone so your readers interpret your message correctly
* Develop correspondence to motivate readers to act on your message quickly
* Learn the grammar and punctuation rules that are relevant to business
* Use punctuation to focus readers on information important to you (and them)
* Recognize & correct grammar errors that can hurt your credibility as a writer
PUBLIC SEMINAR SCHEDULE: www.targetlearning.net/public-seminars.html
This program can also be offered on-site for organizations and groups.
Group Rate: $2,500 (maximum 30 participants)
Per Person Rate: $195 (minimum 5 participants)
These rates include the following:
* A 1-day interactive training class customized to your specifications
* Delivery of the class at a location and time of your choosing
* A workbook for each participant containing all the memory strategies
* Worksheets to apply the strategies using their personal thinking style
* Six months of access to your instructor after the training class
A Business Writing Program
SECTION 1 - HOW WE THINK
Learning Style Indicator
Thinking Style Indicator
Writing Skill Indicator
SECTION 2 – GETTING STARTED
The Basic Elements
Creating a Writing Plan
Breaking Writer’s Block
SECTION 3 - GETTING RESULTS
Call to Action!
Active & Passive Voice
You will learn how to write clear sentences using the Active Voice – and learn how each “voice” can create different reactions from your readers.
SECTION 4 - PROOF/EDIT/PROOF
Common Writing Errors
SECTION 5 - PROGRAM WORKSHEETS
Stephen Gexler is the owner of Target Learning and the Lead Instructor for all its programs. He earned a master's degree in Adult Education with an Instructional Design emphasis, along with a Graduate Certificate in Training Systems Development. Stephen
has successfully taught seminars or training programs at the following organizations:
Schools & Colleges
Williams College, Bowdoin College, Wesleyan University, Yale University, The Citadel, Hartwick College, Bridgewater College, Susquehanna University, Foothill-De Anza College, Connecticut College, Stephens College, Choate-Rosemary Hall School | Heathwood-Hall Preparatory School, San Diego Community College District
Citicorp, BF Goodrich Aerospace, MoneyTree, Inc., Verizon Communications, GMAC Financial, BSMG Worldwide, Stallion Oil Fields, Syngenta Seeds, Inc.,, Padgett-Thompson, SureWest Communications, Genentech, Casino Arizona, Eagle Mountain Casino, Roebbelen Contracting Keppel AmFELS, Broadcast Supply Worldwide, Wolf, Rifkin, Shapiro, Shulman & Rapkin, LLC, Restaurant Supply Chain Solutions (a Yum! Brands Co-Op), DP Wolff, Inc., GroupM, Inc.
Government & Non-Profit Organizations
U.S. Government Printing Office, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, U.S. Naval Undersea Warfare Center, ICMA Retirement Corporation, CalTech - Jet Propulsion Lab, American Hospital Administration Professionals, U.S. Navy, Army, Air Force, Marine Corps, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Dept. of Defense, Oasis, Impact Ministries, Association of South Carolina Oncology Managers, Matador Community Credit Union, Bishop Paiute Tribe
Leadership & Management Skills, Creative Thinking. Critical Thinking, Team-Building, Dealing with Difficult Employees, Interviewing Skills, Customer Service, Communication Skills, Business Writing, Business Grammar, Speed Reading, Memory Improvement, Creating a Positive Work Environment, Technical Writing, Writing Policies & Procedures, Managing Projects & Priorities, Accelerated Learning, Copywriting, Listening Skills, Study Skills, Train the Trainer
Overall, Stephen has more than 30 years of professional experience in business and educational environments. His previous positions include:
Director of Continuing Education - Northern State University
Director of Workforce Training & Community Ed. - Cerro Coso College
Campus Director - Fisher College
District Manager - Select Comfort Corporation
Center Director - American Learning Corporation
Project Supervisor - Intel Corporation
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If you complete any Target Learning Webinar or Seminar, you are eligible to receive 50% off any of our other webinars and seminars.
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We can show you how to learn and communicate new information more efficiently and effectively using your personal thinking style.
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Customized training classes that can be provided at a location & time of your choosing.
ONLINE PROGRAMS www.targetlearning.net/webinars.html
Self-paced, interactive webinars that include unlimited access to an instructor for three months. Free online tours available.
PUBLIC SEMINARS www.targetlearning.net/public.html
Professional development and personal enrichment seminars available to the public nationwide.
INDIVIDUAL INSTRUCTION www.targetlearning.net/individual.html
One-on-one onsite instruction and six months of unlimited access to your instructor to help you implement the program strategies.