Aon Risk Solutions

Spoke to my manager about the document and he said it was probably one of the best, if not the best, renewal report that he has seen to date. When I mentioned I had followed your advice from the workshop, he was surprised but pleased that the training had been worthwhile and a successful exercise … Continued

Clayton Utz

I found the sessions to be very informative and the skills learnt very valuable. I have appreciated the opportunity to work with Sue and am already finding writing far easier and more enjoyable. I have also found that the skills Sue has taught me are very useful when reviewing delegates’ work.

Clayton Utz

Just wanted to say thanks for meeting me early for the individual session. I spent the rest of the day drafting an advice and the techniques of effective writing were just that – very effective. I feel much more confident. So thanks for your help – once again, it was immediately effective!

ADC Software Systems

I thoroughly enjoyed the session and was able to walk away from the session having gained several useful techniques. In fact, I was able to apply these techniques to a paper that I had to write four weeks later. As I had never written a position paper before, I was extremely grateful for the practical … Continued

Queensland Treasury Corporation

Feedback from participants was excellent. Particularly the following: Immediate relevance to their day to day work Training materials are very clear and helpful Your approach, professionalism and approachability is superb!!


Your writing course was one of the two really great courses I’ve attended in my career. Although the course was primarily about writing, I also use the skills and frameworks I learned to decide what is and isn’t relevant and crystallise the issues and the recommendations I make. I can get to the key points … Continued

Boeing Australia Limited

I think this process is and has been very worthwhile, and is a substantial value-adding experience for the company and its writers.

Queensland Treasury

We engaged Sue Tomat of Paragon (now GumLeafGreen) last year to deliver an Effective Writing Skills workshop for staff of the Portfolio Services Division of Queensland Treasury.  For some time we’d been concerned about the quality of the written material being prepared, in particular the bureaucratic style and language staff consistently used in their correspondence … Continued

International law firm

I have just finished the ‘Effective Writing & Drafting Skills’ workshop held over the last 2 mornings. I just wanted to let you know that I thought it was a really useful session (I think one of the most helpful workshops I have been to). It was very practical which meant that we had a chance … Continued

Clayton Utz

I just wanted to thank you again for your time in providing my team with a very useful course on effective Business Writing. The feedback has been excellent. This style of course is an excellent tool for developing my team’s business skills and will also assist them in their career development.