Business Communication for Success

Business Communication for Success

Duration: 5 weeks
Day: Tuesday
Time: 6pm-7:30pm
Total Hours: 7.5
Dates: Apr 28; May 5, 12, 19, 26
Location: Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School, Oak Bluffs
Cost: $155

Business Communication is a practical course that addresses the nuances between internal and external communication. The course will cover the most commonly needed types of business communication, both written forms and presentations. Each class will incorporate learning points about the specific type of communication being introduced as well as individual practice and coaching. The final class will be an opportunity to deliver the relevant communication components in an atmosphere focused on success. 

  1. Business Communication: the winning formula
    1. Audience -> Intent + Task -> Message
  2. Supporting your message to convince your audience: details, statistics, authoritative quotations, and personal experience
  3. Written communication: emails, texts, memos, letters, and business reports
  4. Introduction to presentations and using visual information
  5. Presentation delivery and evaluating professional presentations
  6. Putting it all together through individual, short presentations with supporting documents.

About the instructor

Prof. Aline Wolff focuses both on the academic and the practical side of management, and has coached numerous start-ups and entrepreneurs. She taught for more than 20 years at the NYU Stern School of Business, and has worked and consulted for organizations as varied as Goldman Sachs, IBM and Training/Vision Inc (Singapore).

This class is part of our One Year Business Administration Certificate Program. Click here to learn more.