Phone & Web Seminars
Writing Clear, Concise E-mails and Memos for Business Success
A Live Half Day Seminar
May 16 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm (EDST), 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm (EDST)
How This Seminar Works
With billions of e-mail messages traveling the Internet daily and instant communication only a click away, it is now more essential than ever that e-mails and memos be written clearly and concisely for today's continued business success. Yet, sometimes this does not occur.
In the contemporary workplace where time is premium and business demands are multiplying at a rapid rate, companies and organizations are finding that common e-mail and memo errors are prevalent and hindering work productivity. Today, there is a greater emphasis for employees to improve their written communication skills in order to attract readers' attention, enhance understanding and achieve desired results.
This seminar will help employees sharpen their e-mail and memo skills so that they will communicate more effectively with their co-workers, supervisors, management and others in the business world. They will discover ways to write succinctly and clearly, organize their thoughts more easily, and master attention-getting communication skills.
What You will Learn
Who Should Attend this Seminar
This seminar will benefit professionals in the electric power, financial and energy industries who want to improve their business e-mail- and memo-writing skills so that their messages are to the point and clearly understood by others in the workplace.
Prerequisites and Advance Preparation
This fundamental level group live seminar has no prerequisites. No advance preparation is required before the seminar.
Basic level. This fundamental course begins with basic material and then proceeds to the intermediate level.
Why Choose PGS?
PGS seminars are known for their clear explanations and in-depth content. Register for a PGS class today, and join the over 10,000 energy professionals who have already attended one of PGS's proven programs. View Past Seminar Attendees
Joan MatochikJoan Matochik is president and founder of JM Communications, a professional development and training business, specializing in helping individuals in the business world sharpen their written and verbal communication skills. For over 20 years, she has trained individuals in the profit and non-profit sectors not only to become more effective communicators but also more productive employees in the workplace.
Joan's academic background includes a B.A. degree in English Language and Literature from Daemen College in Buffalo, New York, and an M.A. degree in Journalism from Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York. For several years, she assisted clients with their public relations and publicity needs. She has also taught professional writing at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York; Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, New York; and the State University of New York College at Geneseo in Geneseo, New York. A published author, Joan has written several articles on business communication.
Registration Fee and Discounts
$195 for the first attendee and $149 for the second attendee, and $149 for each attendee thereafter.
Payment and Cancellations
Payment is due prior to the start of the seminar by Visa, Master Card, American Express, or Diner's Club. Seminar fees will be charged to your credit card at the time of registration unless other arrangements have been made. Cancellations can be made up to 5:00 PM (Eastern U.S. time) two (2) business days prior to the seminar for a full refund. No refunds will be made thereafter, but credit will be given toward future seminars. Substitutions may be made at any time.