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Introduction to Business and Report Writing (Zoom)


In this Business & Report Writing training course, you gain foundational knowledge in business writing, and leverage effective writing tools to create contract proposals, business plans, executive summaries, recommendation reports, and internal business communications. Today’s technology has made everyone in the workplace a writer — leaving your reputation and success increasingly dependent on how well you communicate. Learn to convey a credible message & project a professional image in this 3-day course.

Learning Objectives:

  • Why good business writing matters
  • Supporting business objectives
  • The benefits to the writer
  • The business writing process
  • Planning for your audience
  • Adapting to audience needs
  • Leveraging different communication styles
  • Structuring your documents
  • Highlighting benefits to your readers
  • Facilitating your readers' understanding
  • Writing to persuade your readers
  • Honing your writing to improve persuasiveness
  • Presenting information
  • Saying what you mean in email
  • Writing clearly
  • Prioritizing your subject
  • Writing concisely
  • A professional approach to e-mail

Date and Times: January 10-12, 2023


Kitikmeot (MST)

Kivalliq (CST)

Qikiqtaaluk (EST)
Start Time 8:30am 9:30 am 10:30am
End Time

3:30 pm

4:30 pm 5:30pm

Important Note:

All GN employees are welcome to register for this course, but it will be offered based on Central Standard Time (CST) from 9:30 am-4:30pm. Participants enrolled are expected to complete this course based on this time zone.

Start Date: 
Tuesday, January 10, 2023
End Date: 
Thursday, January 12, 2023
Across Nunavut
Contact Name: 
Karen Tutanuak
Registration Deadline: 
Monday, January 9, 2023
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 

Application Form

Completed application forms must be downloaded, printed and signed by the employee and the employee’s supervisor, then emailed or faxed. All registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.