Issue, dilemma or a problem that the agency is facing and courses of action to be taken.
They are brief in nature, 5 pages
Used to make short term decisions and to guide long term actions.
Potential Topics: *One American News Station
I. State problem or concern (underlined)
On (this date) analysts was given the tasked to generate a staff study on… To the best of my knowledge all information contained in this document is accurate and true.
II. Non-frilly statement of the problem.
III. History of the problem
IV. Theoretical Model
Visual representation of your hypothesis. Description of the model below.
V. Conceptual Definitions (move to the front)
VI. Cause/Sources of the Problem
Explain in Detail
VII. Relevant Stakeholder
Anyone who has vested interest or is impacted
Who are they? What their stake is?
VIII. Recommended Courses of Action (3-5)
IX. Potential Barriers
NOT a barrier - money
X. Suggested course of action, and brief support
Two can be recommended together if there are 5 courses of action. Only one of there are only 3 courses of action.
XI. Ghantt Chart or Timeline
XIII. NotesNO QUOTE OVER $30 WILL BE CONSIDERED.