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Barbara Campbell is a communications executive with wide federal government experience, including as a Director General of Communications in several departments and a Director of policy at the Privy Council Office.
When, Where, How Much?
October 2, 2013
CEC Training Room
1900 Merivale Road, Suite 206
Ottawa, ON K2G 4N4
$675 (+13% HST)
"Barbara is very knowledgeable in the subject. She is very approachable and has a great attitude. Very pleasant trainer."
"Great course! Wouldn't change a thing."
"The exercises we did were all relevant and very useful. I appreciated all the "tricks""
"This workshop taught me how to organize the writing process"
"Easy to follow, interesting, participative - a good overall experience"
"The workshop & exercises were very helpful and gave me the hands on training that I wanted"
"The workshop was great - amazing instructor who kept me interested all the way through"
THE ART OF WRITING WELL (G037)
WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND?
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
WHAT WILL YOU TAKE AWAY?
FEDERAL GOVERNMENT COMPETENCY
- Thinking Things Through: Innovating through analysis and ideas
|8:45 - 8:50||Introductions and Workshop Overview
|8:50 - 9:30||Writing: Why Bother?
|9:30 - 10:00||Style, Tone and the Elements of a Readable Sentence
|10:00 - 10:30||Break|
|10:30 - 12:00||Practicing the Skills: Getting Down to the Essentials
|12:00 – 13:00||Lunch|
|13:30 - 13:45||Practicing the Skills: "Writing Short"
|13:45 - 15:15||Writing those Government Documents
|15:15 - 16:15||Exercise
|16:15 - 16:30||
Wrap-up and Workshop Evaluation
Participants will complete a short evaluation