Pitman Shorthand Workshop
People speak on average 180 words a minute — that's 3 words a second. Can you write 3 words a second? Probably not.
Do you have to take minutes of meetings, jot down telephone messages, write long lists of tasks from your manager and remember those on-the-fly comments? Can you do it quickly? So many of us take notes and yet have no structure or system for writing them.
In recent years, there has been a myth that shorthand is no longer required for most administrative professionals in this digital world. But as most admins know, shorthand is still a sought-after skill.
The most savvy administrative professional knows that each word is important. And learning shorthand is the perfect way to ensure you never miss anything.
Join us for the Pitman Shorthand Workshop. You'll discover how to improve your efficiency… add to your skills and career development… and avoid the stress of trying to take notes with only longhand techniques.
Best of all, you'll learn about Pitman shorthand from master trainer Heather Baker. You will have the opportunity to understand the Pitman system, including
Don't wait another minute! If you find minute-taking and note-taking frustrating and find it hard to keep up, this webinar is the one for you. You'll come away ready to start taking more effective notes and have an action plan to ensure you can continue to improve.
- The principles of Pitman shorthand
- How to abbreviate consonants
- Position to indicate vowels
- Some prefixes and suffixes
- Halving, loops and hooks
- Shortforms for common words and phrases
- Tips on taking notes
- Take dictation
- Personal action plan and questions
Anyone, in any role, who takes notes or needs to write quickly should attend this session.
We recommend that you have a shorthand notebook and a No.2 pencil available for this webinar.
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