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‘Write Better at Work’ is the Q3 2022 workshop for OSAP presented by Teresa Zumwald

ENGLEWOOD, Ohio, Oct. 19, 2022 – Teresa Zumwald will teach the third-quarter workshop – “Write Better at Work: Six Ways to Be More Professional and Accelerate Your Career” – to members and guests of the Ohio Society of Association Professionals (OSAP) from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Oct. 25 via Zoom.

Zumwald is the CEO, speechwriter and storyteller at Zumwald & Company.

Here’s how Zumwald and OSAP describe the session:

If you have a hunch that the level of professionalism in business writing is slipping, you are not alone: 86 percent of employees and executives blame poor communication and collaboration as the main causes of failures in business, according to research by Salesforce.

“Clear writing is a sign of clear thinking,” wrote Basecamp founder Jason Fried in his book, “Rework.” “If you are trying to decide among a few people to fill a position, hire the best writer. … Writing is today’s currency for good ideas.”

During the workshop, OSAP member Teresa Zumwald will take a deep dive into how we write (and why that may be holding us back at work). In this practical, tactical follow-on session to OSAP’s third-quarter panel discussion on “Tailoring Your Style for Professional Advancement,” Zumwald will present:

  • What unprofessional business writing looks like
  • The risks to you and your organization when your business writing is less than professional
  • The rewards of upping your game
  • What to do first (that others can’t or won’t do)
  • Five problem areas in business writing to fix now (if you want to get promoted faster)
  • A bonus to help you invest in yourself starting today

Registration is now open on the OSAP website.

The cost for this 1.5-hour continuing education-accredited webinar is $75 for members and $115 for nonmembers.

It will also be recorded for viewing later.

About OSAP

Since its 1938 founding, the Ohio Society of Association Professionals has provided benefits, products and services that enhance growth, development and professional expertise among its membership.

OSAP is a place for Ohio-based association professionals, industry peers and business affiliates to form meaningful connections and lasting relationships with their peers. OSAP’s mission is to foster an environment of collaboration and professionalism that strengthens and enriches association professionals’ development. OSAP does this while enhancing the professionalism of association leaders and those who support OSAP’s various industries and communities. 

As a nonprofit serving Ohio’s powerful association industry, OSAP is committed to its leadership role among Ohio’s associations: to serve as the indispensable resource for association professionals.