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8-Step Model for Communication (Steps 1 and 2)

Welcome to the 8 Step Model to Communication section of the Communications Toolkit. The 8 Step Model to Communications is what’s considered the foundational training for all of your other communication activities. In this section you will learn plan, execute, and evaluate your communication efforts. This presentation, A Strategic Approach to Communication Planning (Steps 1 and 2), focuses on developing communication goals and objectives.  By the end of this series, you will have all of the necessary pieces to begin developing a comprehensive communication plan.

Training Resources

8 Step Model to Communication Training: Steps 1 and 2 (PDF)

SWOT Worksheet 

Communication Planning Worksheet