- Solace Hotel, Makati City
June 17, 2017
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
- Ortigas, Pasig
July 8, 2017
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
- Ortigas Foundation Library
Writing business correspondences is essential yet may be a tough job for you as a professional. We know that you are busy, and studying about the topic could come to you as a boring task. This is why we are presenting you a fun half-day learning session to learn the basics.
Yes, we will keep our session sweet and simple yet enough to fill you with new ideas on how to improve your written communication skills. Your participation will boost your confidence and equip you with the knowledge you need to succeed in your career. In our seminar, you will be able to:
- Understand the business writing process, style, and guidelines
- Remove your writer’s block through pinning down the right message for your audience
- Practice use of positive and professional language to get the feedback you want
The seminar is highly recommended for fresh graduates, career starters, employees, freelancers, and entrepreneurs who write for both internal and external audiences.
Business writing experience is not required among participants. Lessons to be presented involve general guidelines and are appropriate for all levels.
Introduction to Business Writing
Define Business Writing and the process you need to go through from clarifying your message, putting them into writing, and reviewing your document for revisions.
How to Write According to Your Purpose
Learn the common goals in business writing and basic guidelines on how to communicate according to the feedback you want.
How to Write with Style
Understand what it takes to create content that suits your audience using the Business Writing style guide.
How to Structure Your Communication
Know about formats and guide to writing business letters, memos, agenda and minutes of the meeting.
How to Write Effective Emails
Discuss answers to common questions in creating email messages such as writing subjects, content, and basic etiquette to follow.
How to Edit and Proofread Your Document
Review common mistakes and writing and practice techniques to proofread your correspondences.
Meet Your Facilitator
Jonah Marie Chipeco has ten years of experience in Marketing and Communications. This is how she gained firsthand knowledge of business writing through drafting and approving correspondences for and from diverse audiences such as the academe, media, non-profit, government organizations, and corporations. Visit her website jonahchipeco.com.
Experience in Writing
- Certificate holder: Writing Effective Business Communication accredited by the CPD Certification Service
- Writes and approves internal and external proposals in the course of her career
- Submitted business plans, training, and operation manuals while pioneering Direct Marketing units of two international non-profit organizations
- Executes copy writing and production of promotional materials as a marketing practitioner and entrepreneur
- Publishes e-books on Amazon Kindle
- Maintains a personal blog and contributes articles for Digital Circles Asia
- Writes online help articles in health, immigration, marketing and relationships for various clients in Metro Manila and abroad
- Delivered 24 successful Business Writing Seminars to date since 2016
“Jonah is an effective speaker. Her creative approach keeps you awake and makes you want to stay and learn. Her heart and passion for sharing her craft is something I admire. I learned techniques that helped me write my thoughts faster. I strongly recommend this workshop and the resource speaker.” – Gina Buendia, Architect and Consultant, Former Business Writing seminar attendee and one-on-one coaching student of the speaker
“Jonah is such an effective speaker and a business strategist. She always speaks with passion and dedication to all her audience and clientele. I have worked with her for several years and I can say that professionally, she is trustworthy and highly efficient. – Robeneil Tan, Business Unit Head and Entrepreneur
Previous Seminar Reviews
“It’s a very lively seminar, despite that it’s about writing!” – Vincent, Web Developer
“I learned to write effective emails needed in my work.” Ansherina, Content Writer
“Clear visual presentation and flow.” – John Mark, Business Development Manager
Upcoming Seminar Date and Venues
June 17, 2017 1:00pm-6:00pm at Solace Hotel, Makati City
July 8, 2017 8:00am-12:30pm at the Ortigas Foundation Library.
*Venues may be subject to change depending on confirmed number of participants, but will still transpire in the same city.
Regular Registration: Php 2,000
Early Registration Rate: Php 1,500 for payments made on or before May 15, 2017
Group Rate: Php 1,700 each (2 participants or more)
*All fees are inclusive of taxes.
- 4 – hour learning session
- Certificate of participation
- FREE Writing Skill Assessment
We require full payment via bank deposit or PayPal to confirm your slots. Please register through Manila Workshop’s website by clicking the REGISTER NOW button.
Bank Account Details
- BPI (Peso Savings Account)
Account Name: GPA Events Management Services
Account Number: BPI Peso Checking Account 1920-0279-77
- Unionbank (Peso Savings Account)
Account Name: Geraldine Anne Therese P. Arboleda
Account Number: 1094-510441-86
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Cancellation by Attendee or Organizers
Should organizers cancel the seminar because of unforeseen events, the registrant may claim a full refund within 10 working days after cancellation announcement or may opt to use the payment for a seminar of equal value. The organizer will send a notification via e-mail and SMS.
Similarly, the attendee should inform the event organizer of his or her absence or cancellation of registration within two weeks or fourteen (14) days before the seminar to claim a refund. Otherwise, attendee has an option to send a representative to attend on his or her behalf in case of absence.
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