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Writing Briefing Notes (C110)


Type: Online
Duration: 01:00 hours
Status: Active

Briefing notes are a valuable communication tool that can directly influence decision making, including the decisions of senior management. This online self-paced course introduces a four-step process to writing an effective briefing note: plan, research, draft and review. Participants will learn how to use this approach to prepare clear, concise and strategic briefing notes that are in line with their communication goals.

Topics include:

  • defining the purpose and types of briefing notes
  • writing a briefing note using clear and concise language
  • analyzing communication objectives
  • planning, researching, drafting and revising a briefing note

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  • Topics: Communications
  • Community: Employees
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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