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Your writing reflects how clearly you think and how simply, informatively, and persuasively you can transmit your message.
To write effectively and for your writing to achieve its purposes, you need to adopt a few simple strategies and follow a number of plain, easily understood principles.
Doing this enables you to master the skills of effective writing and empowers you to create clear, concise, and convincing professional writing.
Effective communications skills were identified by the NSW public sector leaders as one of the Skills for Success which all public servants now need. This course builds on the foundations developed in Skills for Success: Communicating with confidence.
In this fast-moving, interactive yet informal workshop you will learn how to develop your skills as an effective writer.
You will be engaged throughout the day in more than a dozen interactive writing exercises designed to develop your skills and confidence.
You will end the day by working (privately) on a substantial piece of your own professional writing.
You will also take away a 40-page workbook which contains all the simple writing principles and techniques covered in the course.
You will finish this course knowing you can:
Effective Writing Skills is for people at the Foundational to Intermediate level and you will develop the following capabilities:
You’ll be able to access all course materials (including workbooks) on our digital learning space, Learning Hub. We’ll send you your Illuminate access details 7 days prior to the course date.
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The Skills for Success series of learning workshops are designed to help you develop the foundational skills you need to succeed in your public sector career.
Learn how to write in a reader friendly way.