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 Summer, study from anywhere in the world in the safety and comfort of your home through online or remote instruction.
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This foundational course introduces critical practices of professional writing, focusing on common documents across digital and traditional formats.
Hone both your copyediting skills and your professionalism, and receive expert advice on how to get hired at either a magazine or book publisher.
Master new voice techniques to convey confidence in your voice—and achieve success in your career.
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.
Learn professional communication skills for a global audience, whether you’re fluent in English or still learning.
Learn how to hold an audience’s attention by developing an individual public speaking style.
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.
Master the vital skill of public speaking and develop techniques to overcome performance anxiety, all within two class sessions.
Learn how to overcome basic grammar and usage problems, whether writing for work or for fun.
Practice core business writing skills, and work to evaluate and communicate a professional identity internally and externally.
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 the right words and modes of communication to ask successfully for yourself and philanthropic or business endeavors, even in challenging times.
Learn to identify and reduce microaggressions and to communicate effectively with people of color.
Learn how to write effective grant proposals and case statements—necessities for increasing funding for your nonprofit.
Take your business writing to the next level, gaining skills for improving the style and increasing the impact of your professional communication.
This course will help you build confidence and become a better communicator by taking your story from the page to virtual stage.
Learn from two veteran literary agents how to navigate the publishing landscape to publish your book without confusion or intimidation.
Learn to leverage digital platforms to effectively raise awareness about a cause, diversify fundraising, and innovate to become more relevant.