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Course Title: Effective Writing in the Federal Government

Course Description: The ability to prepare clear, concise documents that advocate a position or advance a goal is an essential leadership skill in the Federal Government. Whether you have to produce budget justifications, testimony, performance plans or any number of other documents, each one requires a different style of writing and your success depends on your ability to use them appropriately. In this seminar, experts will teach you how to create a document from scratch. They will review and critique your work and make concrete suggestions for polishing and improving your skills once you return to the workplace.

Effective Writing teaches you the important craft of writing different types of Federal documents targeted for specific audiences

Location: TBD

Schedule: Will be provided when the course is next available.

Estimated Time to Complete Course: TBD

Registration: For registration information, contact,

Agency/Vendor Sponsor: OPM

Course Content Contact: Janet White, 304-870-8013,,

Cost: $3,075 - Lodging and meals are included in the tuition. Lodging starts the evening before the program and is provided the evening the program ends.

Method: Classroom

HR Technical Competencies:

General Competencies: Written Communication; Influencing/Negotiating

Leadership Competencies: Political Savvy; Strategic Thinking; Technology Management

Roles:  Technical Specialist Technical Specialist;   Advisor Advisor;   Strategic Partner Strategic Partner;   Leader Leader

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