The 5 Cs of Report Writing


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Duration 10'

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Course overview

Badly written reports can be very frustrating. They can hold up meetings, deliver the wrong information, and lead to some poor business decisions. All this can be avoided by following the 5 Cs of report writing. For reports to help your team in any situation, they have to be clear, concise, complete, consistent, and courteous.  

Well-written reports are worth their weight in gold. Whether they’re designed to be read in meetings or alone, reports need to convey information in a way that’s easy to read and understand. With effective report writing skills, your teams can make informed decisions that move your business forward.

What's covered

The 5 Cs of report writing

Why good report writing techniques are important

How to implement the 5 Cs in your report writing

Why your teams need this course

Anyone who writes reports will benefit from using the 5 Cs. This course will help your team understand what they are, recognize why good report writing practice is important, and show them how to use those 5 Cs to write effective and easy-to-use reports.

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