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Concise Writing Consultancy

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Our Clients

Transform your written communications with professional writing, editing and proofreading. Corporate and government.

Reports • Annual reports • Fact sheets • Procedures • Articles • Writing style guides

Writing

Achieve better business outcomes with plain English communications

Editing

Save time with fast and efficient editing

Proofreading

Enhance your reputation with grammatically correct communications

Training

Build your team’s skills with tailored online and in-person training

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Four traps to avoid when writing foreign words in English

Four traps to avoid when writing foreign words in English

When we speak or write English, we frequently use words borrowed from other languages. Some common examples are ‘arm’ (from German) and ‘pyjama’ (from Persian and Hindustani). These words have been in the language for so long we no longer think about where they came...

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Pick a noun, any noun

Pick a noun, any noun

You may have heard the grammatical term ‘noun’ and know that a noun names a person, place or thing. But did you know there are several different types of nouns? A thorough understanding of nouns is important for several reasons, such as knowing when to use an initial...

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Longing for good old Blighty

Longing for good old Blighty

If you’re one of the unfortunate people still far from home – wherever that may be – due to COVID-19 border closures, you could be grappling with the scourge of homesickness. Homesickness can do strange things to us. It can make us idealise the country, society or...

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‘Patricia Hoyle (Concise Writing Consultancy) captured my ideas superbly. She writes beautifully with the ability to explain complex concepts in plain English – a real talent.’

Mike Burfield

Director, R&D Services, Bentleys South Australia

‘I really appreciate your advice and recommendations. Overall, I found the [training] course very helpful and I am striving to apply my new knowledge. I really enjoyed working through the [eLearning] modules and I think they were so well written and prepared. I found them easy to read through and comprehend.’

Online Training Participant

Camden Council

‘Concise Writing Consultancy was very thorough in their approach and came forward with bring back the copy suggestions that gave the capability statement a much stronger impact.’

Gerald Agar

Business Manager, TCQ Construction

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