Tag: memos

Penning a Persuasive Proposal

April 11th, 2013   •   no comments   

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Writing is an art and a science. Often, it involves the right alchemy of formula, focus and flow.

Effective writing of internal “pitch” documents is an important managerial skill. Through well articulated plans, proposals and submissions, one can lobby for much needed budgets, manpower or other resources to support one’s work.

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Shrink, Shorten and Simplify

June 19th, 2012   •   1 comment   

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Shrink that proposal. Shorten that memo. Simplify that presentation.

Do it in four pages (or less). Better yet if you can tell me what decision you need in 30 seconds flat. Starting from now…
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