Brain Bites – Writing Effective Emails

Brain Bites: Writing Effective Emails

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Skill Level



Savvy Thompson and Luco Pierre

Available Captions

English, French, Spanish

Also Included

Handout, Knowledge Check, High-quality HD content in the “Uniquely Engaging™” Bigger Brains Teacher-Learner style! 

Send emails that are read, understood, and acted on Let’s face it, email is a fact of life. The average employee in the US receives 125 emails per day. The majority of professionals say email creates tension, confusion, and other negative consequences in their busy workdays. This course will help you to be part of the solution by identifying ways to write better and fewer emails, that will also ensure your emails are read, understood, and acted on. Topics covered include:

  • Determining when to send an email, and when to use another form of communication
  • Writing professional emails with six best practices
  • Listing the 4 Cs of good writing: Clear, Concise, Complete, and Correct
  • Identifying your purpose and checking that your email supports that purpose
  • Removing extra information
  • Ensure your email includes all necessary information
  • Identifying and fixing common mistakes

 Brain Bites micro-learning courses are information-rich and convey important topics with an engaging mix of video and animation. With 5-minute video lessons and 30-minute-or-less courses, Brain Bites are the perfect tool to educate today’s busy workforce. High-quality HD content in the “Uniquely Engaging™” Bigger Brains Teacher-Learner style!

Course Contents:

# Lesson Length
1 When to Write an Email 4:11
2 Email Best Practices 4:10
3 Writing Clear Emails 3:54
4 Writing Concise Emails 2:59
5 Writing Complete Emails 3:55
6 Writing Correct Emails 4:09

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