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First published on this website in January 2001 and last updated in May 2013

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Categories: Communication


A checklist to consider whenever you try to speak, print, design, mime or put any message across.

  1. Pray for every aspect
  2. Write the headline
  3. Identify your receivers
  4. Define the actions you hope to see
  5. Structure the message appropriately
  6. Anticipate what may distract
  7. List all available means
  8. Ask whether you are the right sender
  9. Consider technique
  10. Aim for constant improvement.


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