Jack Appleman, a prominent corporate writing instructor and author of the newly released 10 Steps to Successful Business Writing—2nd edition (2018, ATD Press), is driven by the belief that working professionals can dramatically improve their writing by following straightforward techniques. His writing workshops, webinars and one-on-one coaching have helped thousands of individuals achieve better results from their writing.
As principal of Successful Business Writing, Jack has been interviewed for top-tier stories about writing, including a The Wall Street Journal article on workplace grammar and a subsequent Journal column on email strategies. He is also a course developer and instructor for New York University, having taught a wide array of undergraduate and graduate writing/communication classes for the past 17 years. In 2015, Jack received the Charles T. Morgan Award from the Northern New Jersey chapter of the Association for Talent Development (ATD) for lifetime excellence in corporate training.
He received his accreditation in public relations (APR) certification from the Public Relations Society of America and his Certified Business Communicator (CBC) designation from the Business Marketing Association. Jack earned his B.A. in Communication from Ohio State University and his M.S. in Journalism from Ohio University. He studying for his Ph.D. in Organizational Communication at the State University of New York at Albany.