Business Writing Series: Writing and Revising for Maximum Impact

Thursday, June 23, 2022
Webcast or Webinar, Online
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (opens at 1:30 PM) EST
2Credits
Behavioral

Registration is Closed

Online registration for this course is now closed. Please contact the Member Service Center at (800) 342-3197 if you wish to inquire about registering.

Members
$79.00 Regular Price
Non-Members
$109.00 Regular Price
Course Type: Webcast
Course Code: 22/99107907
Level: Basic
Vendor: California CPA Education Foundation
Field of Study: Communications and Marketing

Overview:

Accountants with good writing skills are more likely to get promoted. What makes good writing good? Short, concise sentences with powerful, energetic verbs and lean word choices. In this fast-paced, interactive course, you will learn five principles for writing strong sentences. The principles include writing with verbs, using the active voice, simplifying sentences, and focusing on the reader. You will also explore three essential editing principles that provide quick and accurate correction. By taking this course, you will upgrade your capabilities in the valuable skill of writing clearly and concisely.

Objectives:

  • Replace unnecessary nouns with verbs in a sentence.
  • Change the passive voice to the active voice.
  • Remove unnecessary words from a sentence.
  • Simplify a complex sentence.
  • Revise a sample sentence.
  • Create strategies for editing

Major Topics:

  • Business writing
  • Practice development
  • Editing
  • Coaching others to write well

Major Topics:

  • Business writing
  • Practice development
  • Editing
  • Coaching others to write well

Designed For:

Young professionals, supervisors and managers.

Prerequisties:

None
CPE sponsors

The Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: NASBARegistry.org