International business requires professional communications skills! In today's world that means understanding both company and country culture, using IQ, EQ (Emotional Intelligence), and CQ (Cultural Intelligence) to convey and receive messages effectively and efficiently. This also involves using language in a powerful, yet polite way.
In this course, students will learn and practice techniques that will help them communicate more effectively, efficiently, and effortlessly.
This course includes the following:
- Prewriting considerations
- Different writing styles
- Cultural considerations in writing
- Structuring your message
- 5 C's of Good Communication
- Common errors
- Specific writing needs in the modern international business world
Who should attend?
Professionals in a variety of fields who are seeking to improve their Business Writing skills so that they can perform more effectively and efficiently.
This is most needed in international companies where the preferred company language is not necessarily the mother tongue of every staff member. This program was designed with Chinese professionals in mind, who speak English as a second language, and the material discussed in class will be customized for the group as much as possible according to the level of the participants and their specific roles at work.
08:45 Registration & Networking
09:00 Morning Session
10:30 Morning Session Coffee Break
10:45 Morning Session
13:00 Afternoon Session
15:30 Afternoon Session Coffee Break
15:45 Afternoon Session
17:00 Session Ends
Refreshments will be served during the coffee break for the attendees. Lunch at a nearby restaurant is also included with the ticket price.
A prepayment is required for all full-day training sessions.
Early Bird tickets will stop on 19 June at 11:55 pm.
Participants can send their questions in advance using the registration form.
In case of cancellation, please kindly note you must email the BritCham Shanghai Event staff Hilary.Wu@britishchambershanghai.cn before 8:45am, 9 Jul. Due to the service charges of Event Bank and online payment platforms, we can only partially refund up to 90% of your ticket price and payment will be processed within 14 days after the event via your original payment method. However, it is non-refundable for cancellation request made beyond the above mentioned timeframe.