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 Fall, study from anywhere in the world in the safety and comfort of your home through online or remote instruction.
Learn to project your best self when speaking online with colleagues, clients, and hiring managers.
Learn to craft compelling narratives that match the tone and intentions of a company, brand, or communication campaign.
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 how to create a viable communication strategy for a nonprofit organization—a necessity for fundraising program success.
Elevate your writing, whether professional or creative, by breaking bad writing habits and learning new strategies.
This foundational course introduces critical practices of professional writing, focusing on common documents across digital and traditional formats.
Have all elements of your communication persona are evaluated, exercised, challenged, and upgraded, transforming you into a speaker with power.
Learn to identify and reduce microaggressions and to communicate effectively with people of color.
Build the knowledge, skills, and oral proficiency to organize and participate in global presentations, including reports, negotiations, and pitches.
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.
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.
Gain new methods, strategies, and increased confidence to expand your network in a virtual world.
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 to lead inclusive meetings, hold conversations on race and gender, avoid microaggressions, and become an ally in the workplace.
Obtain writing and editing skills that will make you an adaptable communicator via any medium and in any situation that may arise in the workplace.
Learn the right words and modes of communication to ask successfully for your philanthropic endeavor, even in challenging times.
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.
Learn from two veteran literary agents how to navigate the publishing landscape to publish your book without confusion or intimidation.