Date: 8th October 2019
Time: 09:30 - 16:30
Law Society of Scotland
Atria One, 144 Morrison Street, Edinburgh, EH3 8EX, United Kingdom
CPD Hours: 5hours 30minutesThis one-day course will help participants improve their everyday writing, enabling readers to better connect, understand and respond to written communications.
Being able to produce clear, accurate and engaging content is an essential skill for every busy professional who needs to communicate effectively in the workplace. Sometimes our writing needs to go beyond simply informing – it needs to persuade and inspire.
Attend this course to polish up the writing skills that you use at work every day. Learn to write with clarity and style, and discover hints and tips that will enable your readers to connect, understand and respond to your writing.
This full day workshop will include presentations, editorial tasks, discussion, a quiz, and of course some writing time.
- How audience focus produces clarity
- How to choose and implement a particular tone of voice
- Practical writing principles based on the well-established Plain English approach
- Planning techniques to become more efficient and produce focused content
- Email correspondence and persuasive writing techniques
- Grammar hints and tips
Hilary Phillips is a business copywriter with experience across commercial, public sector and third sector. She values long term relationships and has worked with some of her current clients for almost two decades. For the last 10 years Hilary has devoted much of her time and energy to helping organisations communicate more clearly. Through training and consultancy she enables individuals to develop the writing skills that will make the difference.
Reduced rate (Trainees, new members, accredited paralegals)
- £245 + VAT
- £195 + VAT (more than one place)
- £295 + VAT
- £245 + VAT (more than one place)
- £345 + VAT
- £295 + VAT (more than one place)
- £195 + VAT
To book more than one place, enquire about bespoke and/ or in-house training please email CPD@lawscot.org.uk