MARCH SEMINAR NOTICE
Friday, March 14th, 2014
Topic: “Writing To Achieve Results”
See course outline below.
When: Friday, March 14th, 2014
Where: Clarion Hotel & Convention Center
525 – 33rd Avenue SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Cost: IIA members $150
(Make checks payable to Heartland Chapter IIA) NOTE: If you need to cancel your reservation, please do so by the RSVP deadline below or send a substitute. No shows will be charged.
Presenter: William Woodington, Woodington Training Solutions, LLC
See bio below
Registration: 7:30 – 8:00AM
Presentation: 8:00 – 4:00PM
Lunch/Program: 11:30 – 12:30PM
Program Conclusion: 4:00PM
Menu: PLEASE SELECT ONE - Choice of: Hot Roast Beef or Turkey, w/whipped potatoes/brown gravy; Baked Lasagna w/Garlic Bread; Chef Salad with choice of dressing
(If anyone has a special dietary need, accommodations can be made on an individual basis)
Reservations are due by end of business Tuesday, March 11, 2014.
This class is for all individuals who desire to improve their business writing skills. The class topics include the building blocks of writing to achieve results:
· Determining audience and purpose
· Mindmapping tool for organizing your thoughts
· Transparent structure
· Cutting the clutter
· Making sentences make sense
· Active/passive voice
· Evaluating writing samples
· Agreement with antecedents
· Subject/verb agreement
· Parallel construction
About Our Presenter:
Woodington Training Solutions, LLC
Bill spent 18 years managing the Learning & Development (L&D) function for Wells Fargo Audit & Security, and is based in Minneapolis. He is a CPA, CIA, and CRMA, with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a master’s degree in Finance. Bill is also a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) and American Society for Training & Development (ASTD). He spent four years as an Audit Specialist supervising audit projects prior to moving into the L&D position. Prior to that, Bill worked for First Bank System and Deloitte and Touche. Bill was responsible for teaching the core curriculum classes (New Hire Orientation, Auditor In-Charge Training, CIA Exam Review, Effective Writing, Situational Leadership, and Leadership 101) to Wells Fargo’s Audit staff. He was also responsible for developing and delivering virtual training related to audit topics, and managing Audit & Security University at Wells Fargo. Bill has taught seminars for the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) and MIS Training Institute (MISTI). He is certified by the IIA to teach CIA Exam Review. He is also certified by the Ken Blanchard Companies to teach Situational Leadership II.
Bill is President of Woodington Training Solutions, LLC. He delivers audit, business writing, and leadership seminars which can be tailored to meet any organization’s needs.