In Part 4 of this 4-Part practical webinar series, you will learn about the different ways that readers absorb information today. Whether you are writing to your clients or your colleagues, it is guaranteed that they are juggling emails, instant messages, and social media. Therefore, your readers will prefer to receive correspondence that is easy for them to review.
You will learn 7 strategies to make your emails and documents user-friendly.
Upon course completion, you will be able to:
- Determine the optimal length for your sentences
- Lay out information in an effective order
- Acknowledge the limits of a reader’s working memory
- Identify how a reader’s knowledge of your subject matter impacts his or her ability to absorb your writing
- Choose whether to refer to individuals and corporations by their names or by other labels, such as “taxpayer”, “Opco”, “transferor”, etc.
Advanced Preparation: None
Field of Study: Communications and Marketing
Program Level: Intermediate
Credit Type: Group Internet Based for the Live Program.
Write To Excite
Ryan Standil is the President of Write To Excite, which is an organization that offers seminars on legal writing and business writing. Prior to becoming a writing instructor, Mr. Standil worked at a corporate law firm and as a proposal writer at an investment bank. He attended Western University, in Ontario, Canada, where he graduated from the HBA program at Ivey Business School and the JD program at the Faculty of Law.
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