Writing Briefing Notes (C110)


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

Briefing notes are a key part of communication with senior management and can directly influence the decision-making process. This course equips participants with the knowledge and skills they need to write briefing notes that meet specific communication goals. Participants will learn how to prepare clear, concise and strategic briefing notes that are in line with their objectives.

Topics include:

  • purpose and types of briefing notes
  • how to write a briefing note in clear and concise language
  • analyzing communication objectives
  • planning, drafting and revising a briefing note
More about this course
  • Topics: Communications
  • Community: Employees
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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