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You don’t want a university degree in technical writing: you just need a few quick writing courses from Contented. They are not boring!

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Diploma in Web Content from
10 Courses: Diploma in Web Content USD$239.00
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Three technical handbooks by Rachel McAlpine on modern business writing
3 Books: Digital Business Writing series USD$23.99 USD$29.97
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Web writing courses and book on web content by Rachel McAlpine from for New Zealand, Australia, Canada, the USA, the UK, Europe, Canada, China, India, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand
Diploma in Web Content + Book USD$247.00 USD$248.99
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Update your business and web writing skills with our brilliant books and online training courses.

Today, just writing well is not enough. Everything you write needs to be searchable, accessible, and easy to read on a screen. If your job includes business writing, you will love these high impact professional development training courses and books. They are authoritative — but they are also fun!

Naturally we teach the basics such as report writing, plain English, punctuation and grammar. But our training courses and books also cover all the business writing skills you need in a digital workplace, such as how to write for the Web, intranets, blogs, e-newsletters, accessibility and social media.

Need to train a staff group online? Group prices for our distance learning courses and ebooks are heavily discounted.

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Stuck on grammar? Dismantle the old sentence, create a new one

April 09, 2014

Grammar quandary. Dear Rachel, What is the right word to follow the verb ensure, e.g. he ensures the quality of his products... — what comes next: by using? through using? or simply using? 

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Global English is the foreign language that most technical writers need

March 11, 2014

Global English for Global Business by Rachel McAlpine

Learning Global English is more use to most technical writers than learning a Foreign Language. And easier!

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