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Preparing a Business Case (C220)


Type: Classroom
Duration: 15:00 hours
Status: Suspended

A strong business case contains a sound framework, informed objectives and persuasive recommendations. This courses uses a case-study approach to present the objectives, elements and steps needed to prepare a viable business case based on established best practices. Participants will learn how to write clear statements, select best options, perform proper analyses, and make sound recommendations when developing a formal business case.

Topics include:

  • defining the key elements of a business case
  • conducting an option analysis
  • writing a business case
  • making recommendations

The School has transitioned to the virtual delivery of its learning products. As a result, this in-person classroom course has been suspended. Visit our course catalogue to find similar or alternative virtual or online courses.

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  • Topics: Finance
  • Community: Directors; Executives; Functional specialists; Managers; Supervisors
  • Audience: Financial officers
  • Business line: Transferable Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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There are no available offerings for this course at the moment.


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