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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Business Writing by University of Colorado Boulder

3,468 ratings
1,057 reviews

About the Course

Writing well is one of the most important skills you can develop to be successful in the business world. Over seventy companies and thirty thousand students--from professional writers to new employees to non-native English speakers to seasoned executives--have used the techniques in Business Writing to power their ability to communicate and launch their ideas. This course will teach you how to apply the top ten principles of good business writing to your work, how to deploy simple tools to dramatically improve your writing, and how to execute organization, structure, and revision to communicate more masterfully than ever. From the very first lesson, you'll be able to apply your new learning immediately to your work and improve your writing today. Your ideas are powerful. Learn how to deliver them with the clarity and impact they deserve. "Thank you for giving me the knowledge I need in life. [Business Writing] was helpful, life changing, and has made a huge impact in my writing." -- Message from a Business Writing student The principles you'll learn in this course enable you to become a great business writer. They also provide the foundation for moving into Graphic Design and Successful Presentation, so that you can unleash your best professional self whenever--and however--you present your ideas in the workplace....

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Nov 29, 2020


Jun 11, 2017

It was an exceptional course with lots to take away from. It taught basic building blocks of business writing and then built upon it which provided a great way to self learn the content of the course.

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By Mubarak

Sep 2, 2016

Great way to learn the techniques of good writing. Thanks Coursera and the tutors.

By Daniel A S M

Jan 27, 2021

So Excellent!, now I got the basics to make my business documents more efficient.

By Rawel B

Jul 24, 2020

Totally worth time, simple concepts that can truly improve your business writing.

By Ashwini A

Jul 23, 2020

Great course! Short and to the point. I learned a lot about improving my writing.

By Tzui H

Aug 27, 2018

A really good class to understand what should focus when writing business related

By Bhagabat P M

Jul 20, 2018

Great course in business writing, it is of great help, thank you so much Quentin!

By Sarah A

Nov 4, 2017

Amazing course, videos are straight to the point and very interesting. Thank you!

By Alexandru B S

Apr 29, 2017

Simple techniques that can create habits for great writing skills needed at work.

By Lakshmi S

Apr 23, 2021

Its a short course will lots of good information. All we need to do is practice.

By Mario D

Dec 4, 2020

This is a great course which will help with writing, communication, and clarity.

By Lala G

Aug 24, 2020

Thanka a lot for presenting this writing course in such a nice and gorgeous way.

By Bilal I

May 6, 2020

This course give you the idea of how to write smart to stand out from the crowd.

By Felicia G

Apr 17, 2020

Very engaging. Short videos followed by exercises applying concepts just taught.

By Nasha

Dec 4, 2020

Learned more in this course than I did in my Business Writing class in college.

By Galib M H

Aug 6, 2020

A great course to enrich writing, designing and presenting a business document.

By Md. R S

May 29, 2020

Well clarified by the instructor. Amazing and learnt a lot. Thank You Coursera.

By Gaurav R

Apr 29, 2020

I sincerely thank Dr. Quentin, William and Dave for a wonderful specialization.

By Anantha R B

Apr 28, 2020

I worthly spent a good time doing this course. My hearty thanks to Dr. Quentin.

By Tolulope O A

Aug 6, 2018

Will definitely recommend coursera for anyone who desires personal development.

By Nelli M

Jul 22, 2018

Brevity and conciseness are essential skills for successful Business writing!!!

By Ng W W

Jun 7, 2020

Highly interactive videos and good refresher course for undergraduate student!

By Rashmi A

Apr 26, 2017

The instructor provided great tips on how to write clearly and with authority.

By Dilshi L

Aug 15, 2020

I am so grateful to enrol this course program and the content is very useful.

By Mercy

Jun 15, 2020

This course is all you need if you're looking to enhance your writing skills.

By Jeevan M

Jun 1, 2020

Short to the point. Often known but ignored ideas when it comes to execution.