Note: This workshop is capped at 16 participants. To receive credit for attending this course, your camera will need to remain on for the session. If this is not possible given your work environment, please contact the TD team to discuss options.

Total Workshop Time: 2 Hours

Pre-requisites: TD1021: Business Writing and Proofreading


Polished, professional communication is critical to effectively convey information and is an absolute requirement to advance anyone’s career at JMU. This course offers simple and clear tips to edit writing, apply it in a variety of media, and create style guides and templates to streamline your work.

After completing this session, you will be able to:

  • Use five keys to effective editing
  • Apply rules to emails, presentations and blog posts
  • Edit your own and others’ work
  • Apply basic formatting
  • Create style guides and templates to increase productivity

Type of Information: Receiving data and practice
Level of Interaction: Limited sharing
Extent of Practice: Scenarios and activities

Facilitated by: Scott Lunsford, Professor, The School of Writing, Rhetoric & Technical Communication

Upcoming Classes

Workshop Classifications

Type: Single Session

Level: Intermediate

Competency: Administrative Skills

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