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Writing for Business

Email is the primary means of internal and external communication in most organizations. In the digital workplace, possessing sharp written communication skills is essential to represent yourself professionally, make yourself stand out and ensure your messages are clearly understood. In this course, you practice writing effective emails and learn the secrets of email culture. The skills learned in this course can also be extended to other types of business writing.


Dr. Melodie Fox

Dr. Melodie Fox

Dr. Melodie Fox has held several leadership positions in education. She currently works as a knowledge manager at Milwaukee School of Engineering and teaches information organization at UWM’s School of Information Studies. She has taught and assessed academic and business ... read more

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze email conventions, culture and etiquette
  • Organize email content to aid understanding
  • Gain proficiency in structuring, formatting and the syntax of emails
  • Practice tone, style, clarity, concision and word choice

Date: Wed-Thu, Jan 20-21, 2021

Delivery Method: Live Online

Time: 8:30am-2:30pm CT

Platform: Zoom

Instructor: Dr. Melodie Fox


$345 by Jan 6, 2021
$395 after Jan 6, 2021

CEUs: 0.7

Enrollment Limit: 30

Program Number: 5050-13285

Note: Jan 20 8:30am independent work, 9-10am Zoom, 10-12:30pm independent work. Jan 21 9-10am Zoom, 10am-Noon independent work, 2-2:30pm Zoom.

Registration Deadline: Jan 12, 2021

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