Instructor for this course

Today’s professional must have rock-solid email communication skills to effectively share information, address issues, follow up on work tasks and more. With professionals writing an estimated 40 emails per day, ineffective email skills can easily lead to costly communication breakdowns, operational stagnation/errors and even slights to one’s professional reputation.

This course is designed for professionals who want to become more effective at writing clear, concise business emails to share input and feedback with colleagues, management and other stakeholders. I teach practical knowledge to improve and strengthen your ability to write courteous and clear emails focused on achieving intended communication results. I share proven skills for writing effective emails, provide invaluable insight to elevate written content and share simple tips that increase readability and make you stand out.

You identify how to get started writing today’s business emails. This vital information reveals the key considerations that will ensure you are starting on the right foot. From there, you discover proven ways to successfully share easy-to-consume email content. This fortifies your ability to sharpen the focus on message conveyance and readability saving eyes-on-glass time and increasing your efficacy. Then, I teach you how to properly round out your emails to promote desired outcomes and build your professional goodwill presence. Finally, I help you recognize common email pitfalls and provide remedies to quickly boost your acumen improving your overall written communication skills.

This course provides the knowledge and insight to fast-track your ability to be more effective with email communication increasing your organizational value, elevating your professional profile while sharpening your competitive advantage.


Course Key Concept: Effective, Email, Write, Business, Communication, “How to”.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify how to get started writing today's business email.
  • Discover insight to share email content.
  • Recognize ways to round out email communication.
  • Explore common pitfalls and practical remedies.
Last updated/reviewed: June 22, 2021

8 Reviews (39 ratings)Reviews

Anonymous Author
So many times I am in such a hurry to get an email sent out that I didn't consider all of the elements that should be included in the email. This course made practical sense and has given me a proven template to use to create professional, informative and results oriented messages going forward.
Anonymous Author
This course was very interesting and provided extremely helpful information. The instructor did a very good job of explaining the topic and clearly explained the material and examples in the presentation.
Member's Profile
The course was very well organized. Writing emails is not a complicated concept. However, the instructor managed to give some creative and useful pointers to a seemingly simple task.
Anonymous Author
Excellent course that should be completed by everyone in the corporate world. Included great overall emailing strategies and also provided actionable insights to improve communications.
Anonymous Author
This course provides good inputs for writing an effective emails. The speaker is very good and the content is very organized.
Anonymous Author
Very good course. Definitely will be aware of the pitfalls in my email writing - what not to do!
Member's Profile
Well designed and executed course with very good illustrations.
Anonymous Author
Insightful format to creating a purposeful emails!


Course Complexity: Foundational

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.

Education Provider Information

Illumeo, Inc., 75 East Santa Clara St., Suite 1215, San Jose, CA 95113
For more information regarding this course, including complaint and cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (408) 400- 3993 or send an e-mail to .
Course Syllabus
  2:59Introduction to How to Effectively Write Business Emails
  8:30Section I - Getting Started Writing Business Emails
  20:38Section II - Crafting an Approach to Email Content
  12:52Section III - Rounding Out The Email
  10:09Section IV - Common Pitfalls and Remedies
  8:36Five Ways to Go Further
  7:54Course Wrap Up
  1:11:38 How to Effectively Write Business Emails
  PDFSlides: How to Effectively Write Business Emails
  PDFHow to Effectively Write Business Emails Glossary/ Index