Business Writing Series: Highlights of Grammar and Punctuation

Monday, September 27, 2021
Webcast or Webinar, Online
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (opens at 1:30 PM) EST
2Credits
Behavioral

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Members
$79.00 Regular Price
Non-Members
$109.00 Regular Price
Course Type: Webcast
Course Code: 21/11897327
Level: Basic
Vendor: California CPA Education Foundation
Field of Study: Communications and Marketing

Overview:

People often judge our intelligence, professionalism, and competence on our grammar and punctuation. Don't let simple errors undermine your messaging or hamper the opportunity to move ahead in your organization. In this fast-paced webinar, you will learn the secrets to common grammar and punctuation issues, including singular-plural agreement, sentence structure, and dangling modifiers. You'll review the right usage of the comma, hyphen, apostrophe, and semicolon. In addition, you can ask the instructor questions about any aspect of this topic. This program moves quickly as topics that were terrifying in school become easy to understand.

Objectives:

Identify independent and dependent clauses in a sentence. Apply gender-appropriate language. Correct errors in singular-plural agreement. Correct dangling modifiers. Correct errors in comma usage. Correct errors in the use of the apostrophe, hyphen, and semicolon.

Major Topics:

Common grammar errors and how to correct them Common punctuation errors and how to correct them.

Designed For:

Young professionals, staff and managers.

Prerequisite:

None.