Professional Writing and Digital Communications
- Strengthens the power of your message
- Provides practice in delivering presentations across digital platforms
- Focuses on business communications
Today’s business environment requires communication that is clear, persuasive, and dynamic. These courses will teach you to write emails, memos, brochures, and reports; deliver presentations in-person and online; and represent your personal and/or your company’s brand effectively across digital platforms. Learn techniques to adapt your message for specific audiences and delivery mediums. Develop skills to make storytelling an effective part of all forms of business communication. Learn more about the Certificate in Effective Business Writing.
This Spring, study from anywhere in the world in the safety and comfort of your home through online or remote instruction.
Elevate your writing, whether professional or creative, by breaking bad writing habits and learning new strategies.
Gain tools to help you network professionally, whether you’re pursuing an internship, a first job, a new job, or a career change.
Develop the habits of using workplace writing as a tool for self-promotion, professional development, and performance coaching.
Learn how our different identities relate to social norms and how we can become better allies for every member of our society.
Have all elements of your communication persona are evaluated, exercised, challenged, and upgraded, transforming you into a speaker with power.
Learn how to lead inclusive meetings, hold conversations on race and gender, avoid microaggressions, and become an ally in the workplace.
Learn to identify and reduce microaggressions and to communicate effectively with people of color.
Learn from two veteran literary agents how to navigate the publishing landscape to publish your book without confusion or intimidation.
Hone both your copyediting skills and your professionalism, and receive expert advice on how to get hired at either a magazine or book publisher.
Learn professional communication skills for a global audience, whether you’re fluent in English or still learning.
This foundational course introduces critical practices of professional writing, focusing on common documents across digital and traditional formats.
This course is designed to help you develop poise, clarity, and a sense of ease with impromptu speaking.
Learn mindfulness techniques and develop skills to be present, prepared, focused, and relaxed when giving talks and speeches.
Learn to craft compelling narratives that match the tone and intentions of a company, brand, or communication campaign.
Learn how to write technical information for a range of audiences, from specialized professionals to unspecialized laypeople.
Gain new methods, strategies, and increased confidence to expand your network in a virtual world.
Learn how to overcome basic grammar and usage problems, whether writing for work or for fun.
Examine how technology and the Internet are changing fundraising practices and how to apply these tools successfully at your nonprofit.
Gain the techniques to improve the effectiveness and accessibility of your technical writing—whether in business, economics, finance, or law.