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Business Writing Essentials

For Construction Pros


You have the knowledge, but do you have the best tools to communicate your ideas? This Business Writing Essentials course is a must for any professional in the construction industry who wants to maximize success through strategic written communication.


Attendees will learn:

  •       Fundamentals of effective business communication – what employers expect
  •       Keys to planning business messages
  •       Tips for effective email communication
  •       Smart ways to request action or information
  •       Ins and outs of persuasive communication
  •       Importance and application of ethical communication


About the speaker:

Bill Holleran is in his 12th year as a faculty member in the University of Maryland University College (UMUC) Communications Studies and Professional Writing Department. Outside the classroom, he is an award-winning professional communicator who specializes in branding and promotion of construction and construction-related companies. His published articles have appeared in the Washington Post, Gazette newspapers and numerous trade and industry publications, including ABC’s national publication Construction Executive.

To register, please contact Kim Collins.

February 26, 2019

8:00 AM – 12:00 PM


ABC of Metro Washington

6901 Muirkirk Meadows Dr

Beltsville, MD 20705

Member $99
Nonmember $149

Please note that a reservation constitutes a financial
commitment unless cancellation is made no later than noon
on February 21, 2019.  Substitutions are accepted at any time