* This session is being offered in collaboration with the MITACS Step program. Mitacs Step offers a holistic, inter-disciplinary approach to professional skills development. The workshops that are offered provide practical tools in business, communications, and project management through experiential learning from industry professionals in an interactive environment, arming graduate students for success within or beyond academia.

Business writing is an essential skill for today’s professional. Refining and updating your writing skills will help keep you, your work, and your projects relevant and competitive.

Boost your professional value by joining us for this business writing workshop. Effective writing – no matter the type – influences clear communication. What and how you write impacts how well your ideas are received and understood.

Whether you are plagued by writer’s block or a seasoned professional, the knowledge and skills you will gain in this workshop will help raise your written voice quickly to gain your reader’s attention. This is one skill you need to continue developing as communication behaviours and technology continue to change.