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AMA's 2-Day Business Writing Workshop (Live Online)

Now you can get hands-on business writing guidance from a professional without ever leaving your computer.
You'll learn quick and easy methods for composing letters, memos, reports, proposals and performance appraisals—and streamline your writing process by saving time and focusing on what to write, instead of how to write it. This live online seminar provides you with basic formats and formulas for tackling any kind of writing task and communicating to your readers what they need to know. You'll take the strain out of composing any kind of document.


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Upcoming Sessions

Date City Times Course# 62211
  • Jul 11, 2017
    - Jul 20, 2017
    Live Online 2:00 PM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Sep 19, 2017
    - Sep 28, 2017
    Live Online 2:00 PM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Nov 7, 2017
    - Nov 16, 2017
    Live Online 2:00 PM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Jan 16, 2018
    - Jan 25, 2018
    Live Online 2:00 PM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Mar 20, 2018
    - Mar 29, 2018
    Live Online 2:00 PM
    - 5:00 PM
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Do you need a different date or location? We offer Courses On Request.

Course Details

What You Will Learn

Standards—Principles of Excellent Business Writing
  • Applying the principles of effective business writing
  • Establishing a clear purpose in all your writing
  • Meeting the reader’s needs by providing sufficient detail
Structure—Organizing Messages for Maximum Effect
  • Techniques for overcoming writer’s block
  • Employing understandable patterns of organizing information
  • Using linking words and phrases to connect sentences and paragraphs
Style—Using Language Professionally
  • Achieving clarity and precision in daily business writing
  • Choosing concise, direct language
  • Determining the best tone for a variety of business-writing situations
Strategies—Techniques for Ensuring Quality Messages
  • Revising first drafts for purposefulness, detail and organization
  • Editing language effectively and efficiently
  • Proofreading messages for the most common errors

How You Will Benefit

  • Quickly organize your thoughts and generate content
  • Eliminate numerous time-consuming revisions
  • Rid your writing of "fluff," so you'll generate concise content

Additional Details

Four 3-hour sessions run over a 2 week period (Tuesday & Thursday in 2 consecutive weeks). 


Live Online courses are delivered in partnership with the American Management Association.

These courses offer the high-calibre faculty and quality content that Canadian Management Centre is known for, but in a live online format— delivered in easy-to-manage lesson installments that won’t disrupt your work week. Learn new skills, sharpen existing ones and enhance your career journey!

  • Interactive, instructor-led course in a user-friendly platform
  • Talk and text with faculty and peers via chat and VoIP
  • Share files and work in breakout group activities
  • Access live, 24/7 customer support throughout your AMA learning experience
  • Lessons are divided into manageable 3-hour blocks


  • $1,900 Member         
  • $2,200 non Member

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Who Should Attend

Business professionals at any level who need to save time by streamlining their writing process.