What you’ll get from us

  • Copywriting services and content for your organisation
  • Training and coaching for your people to be better business writers
  • Facilitation of  your meetings and workshops
  • Training for journalists, PR executives and communications professionals

Absolute Writing and Training provide professional business content and copywriting services. Contact us for more details.

Support your business writers with bespoke training programmes and personalised coaching, which we will deliver.  For journalists and PR people we provide bespoke training in media law and editorial skills.

See our Recent projects for examples, case studies and further information.

Our services

You”l get a complete, comprehensive and tailored series of services for all your business content, copywriting and communication training needs.


Don’t have the time or in-house skills to create specific pieces of written material that your company needs? We write business content to meet the needs of your customers and your organisation.

Bespoke training

Tailored training delivers more successful results. Let us design a programme for you based on your business objectives, your business sector  and your people’s skills.


Do your business writers need advice and support on specific types of writing? We provide a tailored coaching service offering face to face, phone and email support.

Media law and editorial skills training

Avoid the legal pitfalls faced by journalists and PR and communications professionals. Understand the requirements of laws including libel, copyright, contempt of court and privacy with our short courses delivered by a media law expert. Or develop your writing, copy-editing and interviewing skills with training from an experienced journalist and PR writer.


Make sure your meetings and strategy days run smoothly. We can provide a skilled facilitator to ensure discussions run smoothly, specific agreed actions are captured and all participants are involved.

Who runs Absolute Writing & Training?

David_MascordPrincipal consultant David Mascord has 30 years’ experience in professional writing and training and development.  He has written material including web and intranet copy, articles and case studies, press releases, marketing support materials and blog posts for a variety of clients and agencies.

David is a fully-trained professional training consultant who has coached and trained business writers, journalists, PR executives and communications professionals in the UK, the US and Singapore.

David spent four years as a training manager at a major web and magazine publisher and has been a director of two training companies specialising in delivering learning and development workshops for writers, journalists and other professional communicators. He began his career as a journalist and PR writer and has experience of writing for a wide range of clients and media titles.

He is also lectures on degree and postgraduate multimedia journalism courses at Bournemouth University, and is an associate lecturer in journalism at Solent University. He contributed a chapter on media law and ethics for the recently-published textbook Writing Feature Articles, published by Routledge.

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