Writig retreat 2024

for Early Stage Scholars and Founders

Dates: August 21-25, 2024  
Location: tba, between Frankfurt (Oder) and Heilbronn
max. Participants: 16

This five-day writing retreat is designed for early-stage scholars and founders who wish to advance their writing skills and produce high-quality work. The retreat provides a tranquil environment, conducive to creativity and productivity, away from the distractions of daily life. Participants will benefit from structured writing sessions, workshops, and one-on-one mentoring, all tailored to enhance their academic and business writing capabilities.

  

Objectives

  • Improve writing skills tailored to academic and business needs
  • Develop strategies for maintaining writing productivity
  • Receive personalized feedback on writing projects
  • Network with peers from academia and entrepreneurship

 

Program Schedule

Day 1: Arrival and Orientation

  • 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Arrival and Check-In
  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM: Lunch
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Welcome and Introduction Session
  • 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM: Goal Setting Workshop
  • 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Free Writing Time
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM: Dinner
  • 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM: Networking and Ice-Breaker Activities

  

Day 2: Writing Techniques and Strategies

  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM: Breakfast
  • 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM: Workshop on Effective Writing Techniques  
  • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Guided Writing Session
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Lunch
  • 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM: Peer Review and Feedback Session
  • 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Free Writing Time
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM: Dinner
  • 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM: Evening Reflection and Group Discussion

  

Day 3: Specialized Writing Focus

  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM: Breakfast
  • 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM: Academic Writing vs. Business Writing Workshop
  • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Writing Session (Choose Your Focus)
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Lunch
  • 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM: One-on-One Mentoring Sessions
  • 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Free Writing Time
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM: Dinner
  • 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM: Guest Speaker Session

  

Day 4: Advanced Writing Skills

  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM: Breakfast
  • 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM: Workshop on Persuasive Writing and Storytelling
  • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Collaborative Writing Exercises
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Lunch
  • 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM: Intensive Writing Session
  • 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Free Writing Time
  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM: Dinner
  • 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM: Open Mic Night (Share Your Work)

  

Day 5: Wrap-Up and Departure

  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM: Breakfast
  • 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM: Final Writing Session
  • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Peer Review and Closing Feedback
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Lunch
  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM: Closing Ceremony and Certificate Distribution
  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Departure and Farewell

  

Additional Information

  • Accommodation: Private rooms with scenic views
  • Meals: Healthy and delicious meals provided
  • Materials: Participants should bring their own laptops and any specific materials they need for writing
  • Price: tba

  

Join us for a transformative experience that will elevate your writing skills and connect you with like-minded individuals. We look forward to welcoming you to our Writing Retreat!

Interested?

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