About this course...


This course will give you a refresher on basic writing concepts such as spelling, grammar, and punctuation. It will also provide an overview of the most common business   documents such as proposals, reports, and agendas. All of this will provide that extra edge for you in the workplace.

Your business writing can serve as persuasive evidence of your competence, 

your personality,  and your management style.

Wilma Davidson


After completing Business Writing, you will be able to: 

  • Gain better awareness of common spelling and grammar issues in business writing.
  • Review basic concepts in sentence and paragraph construction.
  • Know the basic structure of agendas, email messages, business letters, business proposals, and business reports.
  • Know tips and techniques to use when deciding the most appropriate format to use for agendas, email messages, business letters, business proposals, and business reports.
  • Know tips and techniques in writing agendas, email messages, business letters, business proposals, and business reports.
  • Gain an overview of Request for Proposals, Projections, Executive Summaries, and Business Cases.
  • Define proofreading and understand techniques in improving proofreading skills.
  • Define peer review and list ways peer review can help improve business writing skills.
  • List guidelines in printing and publishing business writing.


To maximize learning, this online training course has been broken down into modules. 

  • Course Overview
    •  Welcome to this course!
    •  How to use this course
    •  Learner Journey 
  • Learner Zone
    • Pre-Assessment
    • Video Lessons--12 Modules
    • 10 Checkpoints
    • Case Study
    • Post-Assessment
  • Learner Playbook
    • More Resources for You