More than a collection of words and arguments, reports are important persuasion tools that can make a difference in whether arguments are accepted or rejected. This course provides participants with essential tips for writing effective reports that do not just consider the arguments of the report writer, but also the audience for whom it is intended,. The course delves also into aspects of report structure, including executive summaries, as well as visual presentation for maximum impact.
Course Duration and info
B.A. (Hons.) Business Management; MBA
John Mallia has been involved in training since 1998, and has conducted numerous training courses, both for public as well as for private sector organisations, including CDRT, Actavis, ETC, the Dental industry, Malta Enterprise, Kopin, Vista, JCI as well as courses organised by Mediacoop itself.
John Mallia specialises in the areas of motivational training for personal development and success, and conducts various training and consultancy work in customer care, marketing, image management, Public Relations, teamwork, communication, co-operatives and work relationships. Mediacoop also organises and facilitates various teambuilding sessions for different organisations.
Mediacoop is a co-operative involved in the areas of Training, Marketing, Communication, Media, PR and Teambuilding.
The reasons for report writing
The quality standards for quality reports
The writing Process
Planning the writing – developing intended reactions
Techniques for getting started
Developing a concern or situation
Defining the criteria
Structuring cause and effect statements
Drafting the report, with special reference to tone
How to write effective recommendations
Revising the writing
Grammar and usage
The report quality checklist
Packaging the report
Writing an Executive Summary that says it all to its intended audience