Productivity Skills

Interpersonal Skills

Writing Skills

Instructor: Eileen Pease

Writing Effective Briefing Notes & Reports

Briefing notes and reports are the main means for staff to communicate and coordinate with executives and elected officials. Their high volume requires that they be ...
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Write with Poise: Grammar, Punctuation, and Style

If your writing contains grammatical and spelling errors, your reputation is damaged. When so many people now proofread their own writing, you can quickly go ...
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Write with Confidence for Managers & Professionals

Clear writing is critical for anybody at work today. Communications with clients, colleagues, authorities, and other professionals must accurately and precisely convey the required information. ...
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Write to Convince: Effective Persuasion and Proposal Writing

To write persuasively is to move readers to action. This requires a strategic approach, particularly when you’re creating complex documents, such as formal proposals. Focusing ...
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When Perfect is Not Good Enough

People who are perfectionistic have unrealistically high expectations for their own work. They take little joy in their accomplishments thinking their results are never quite ...
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Stress: Take a Problem-Solving Approach

Stress management is a vital contributor to enhancing work performance, reducing interpersonal friction, diminishing mood swings, and ultimately achieving an increased sense of personal control. ...
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Productive Reading & Memory Techniques

Would you like to concentrate fully on what you are reading and remember the key information clearly? At work today, the constant, sometimes overwhelming, flow ...
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Producing Accurate Minutes and Meeting Notes

Nobody wants to take minutes or notes at a meeting but everyone wants to have them. Minutes serve a number of very useful functions. They ...
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Mental Health at Work

Learn what you can do to protect your own mental health at work. And how you could support a co-worker who may be dealing with ...
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Learn Faster and Remember Longer

Learning fast and retaining new information is crucial now. Our “new normal” is uncertainty and fast adaption to change. Our clever brains are easily bored ...
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