Writing emails in Japanese can be confusing. There are many expressions to know and formalities to follow. This can be very confusing for non-native Japanese writers. This seminar is here to help.

This seminar is aimed to equip participants with some of the essential skills for effective communication in the professional context. The session began with an overview of the differences in communication contexts especially documents emails and SNS messages. And then move to the key rules to consider when writing business email including the nuances and formalities inherent in Japanese communication, emphasizing the significance of politeness. By the end of this seminar you will be able to grasp the main points of writing so that you can create business emails without being rude.

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Introductory Quiz

What are the key parts of a business document?
What are the key aspects of business email?
What is meant by SNS?
The key differences between business documents, business emails, and SNS
The key rules when writing a business email.
(1) Greetings
(2) Writing style
(3) Matters

Points to be careful about when creating business emails.
(1) Subject
(2) Placement
(3) Garbled characters
(4) Destination

This Seminar is good for

Anyone interested in improving their written communication in Japanese.
Those who communicate on the pre-intermediate to intermediate level in Japanese or higher.
Those who want to confirm their Japanese writing is correct and appropriate.
Those who want to improve the politeness and formality of their written communication.


Tomoko Goda
Goda-sensei studied law at university and graduate school, and as a working adult, I worked for over 30 years in sales, IT consulting, cloud business planning, etc. at a Japanese IT company that operated globally. During this time, she acquired multifaceted business communication skills through difficult communication with customers, within the company, and with partners.
As a Japanese language teacher, she utilizes her business experience and teaching experience at a Japanese language school to provide interactive lessons to students of a wide range of ages, from beginner to business level. Through case studies and role plays, students improve their Japanese conversation skills. Through student-centered lessons, you will solve questions such as “How should I say things in situations like this?” and improve your Japanese level.
Goda-sensei’s philosophy is: Let’s take lessons together and improve your overall Japanese conversation skills.
Tomoko Goda

Outline of the event

Date and time 2024/1/23(TUE) 19:00~20:00
Schedule 19:00~19:05 Creek and River Co., Ltd Introduction
19:05~19:50 Presentation by Tomoko Goda Sensei
19:50~20:00 Q&A
Place Zoom
Participants ・Japanese Language Students
・Japanese Language Teachers
・Pre-Intermediate / Intermediate Japanese Language Leaners
・Those who write Japanese Emails
・Those who do sales in Japanese
Entry fee free
Capacity 100 people
Organizer CREEK & RIVER Co., Ltd.
Application deadline 2024/1/22(Mon) 00:00

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