Strategic Briefings

Give 'the goods' in a few minutes or paragraphs

This two-day workshop builds participants' skills to apply a systematic process to develop and deliver concise briefings that are focused and on-target.

Two days - $580 pp

Contact us for possible dates.


Participants will gain tools and checklists to prepare a succinct briefing that is convincing and achieves the key objective. Participants will gain tips to analyze the audience and their information needs and address them directly. The structure of the briefings will focus on addressing three questions in the listeners' minds: What? So what? and Now what? This workshop can concentrate on either written or verbal briefings.

Who will benefit from this workshop

This workshop is designed for officers, analysts, specialists, and others at the EC-2 to EC-6 levels or equivalent who are responsible for providing verbal briefings to managers and senior executives.

What participants learn

  • Key purposes for a briefing and why they are needed
  • Analyzing your audience: Who are they, and what do they want?
  • How to give advice and information in a hierarchy
  • Providing fearless advice/li>
  • Preparing for the unexpected
  • Selling the information
  • Making a presentation and slide deck basics.

Workshop Facilitator

Ian Hornby

To book a workshop

Contact Ian to discuss how and when we can offer your group a workshop.

Ian Hornby:
Phone: (613) 612-4798
Email: learn@brattlestreet.ca
Website: www.brattlestreet.ca

Last Updated: February 25, 2019

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