Business Writing for the Multilingual Professional

Program Description

Produce English-language documents that any reader can easily understand and that achieve your intended results.

This seminar is specifically designed for multilingual business professionals. In three days, you’ll learn an overall approach to and practical techniques for creating effective business documents while focusing on applying correct English grammar, usage, and syntax. The ability to write in English, the language of global commerce, is essential to success in business today.

How You Will Benefit

  • Assert your purpose in a document using the appropriate tone and style
  • Write and organize effective paragraphs expressing yourself clearly and precisely
  • Recognize and write effective English sentences
  • Distinguish and apply correct English grammar and usage
  • Revise and edit documents professionally
  • Differentiate commonly confused words and terms

Who Should Attend

Multilingual business professionals who would like to improve their fundamental business writing skills.


  • Select the elements appropriate for each type of document
  • Describe the importance of knowing your audience
  • Define and apply the qualities of a good paragraph—emphasis, unity, coherence, and variety
  • Recognize various principles for ordering paragraphs and select the best one for a specific purpose
  • Apply basic parts of sentences—subjects and predicates for better style
  • Apply basic principles of English grammar, usage, and vocabulary
  • Use correct punctuation, capitalization, abbreviations, and number formats
  • Action planning

Locations, Dates & Pricing

# Location Date(s) List Member

Arlington VA

03/05/2018 - 03/07/2018 $2345 $2095 Register

New York NY

AMA New York Center
04/24/2018 - 04/26/2018 $2345 $2095 Register

Prices are subject to change without notice. Discounts apply for groups of three or more people. Call for details. Federal government employees are eligible for special GSA pricing for many seminars.

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AMA's Main Conference Centers

Seminars scheduled for the cities below are held at the locations listed. For location information for other cities in which AMA seminars are held please call or email for information.
  • New York

    AMA executive Conference Center
    1601 Broadway New York, NY 10019
    American Management Association (Located in the same building as the Crowne Plaza Hotel) 1601 Broadway On Broadway and 48th Street near Times Square. Entrance is on 48th Street.

  • Chicago

    AMA executive Conference Center (adjacent to the Marroitt O'Hare)
    8655 West Higgins Rd
    Chicago, IL 60631

  • San Francisco

    AMA executive Conference Center (located in San Francisco Marriott Hotel)
    55 Fourth Street 2nd Level
    San Francisco, CA 94103

  • Atltanta

    AMA Executive Conference Center
    1170 Peachtree Street Ne Cnr Peachtree & 14th (3rd Flr)
    Atlanta, GA 30309

  • Washington D.C.

    Arlington, Virginia
    2345 Crystal Drive, Suite 200
    Arlington, VA 22202

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Program Details

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  • Length:

    3 Day(s)

  • Program Hours:

    Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

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  • Lunch:

    Lunch is on your own.

  • Continuing Education:

    Continuing education credits may be recognized by your professional board. Contact your own board to find out what's required.

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