As an accountant, the majority of your communication with clients and colleagues occurs in a written format. Therefore, it is critical that you are able to write about technical concepts in a way that is easy for your readers to understand. In this practical webinar, you will receive tips on drafting effective e-mails and documents. You will learn how to view your own writing from the perspective of your clients and colleagues.
Upon course completion, you will be able to:
- Put yourself in the shoes of your clients and apply this perspective to your writing
- Explain technical accounting concepts using simple language
- Decide when to repeat a term vs. when to use a synonym
- Determine when to use (and when not to use) the word “and”
- Draft e-mails and documents that are easy to read – even for non-accountants.
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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