About the Course Leader
Rob Parkinson has over 40 years
of experience in management communications — gained as a
consultant, an instructor, a
an editor and a writer
both government and
the private sector.
He has specialized in briefings
for senior executives for over
including six years as the editor
for the Deputy Minister of Natural Resources, Government of Canada.
While there, he designed the department's standards for briefing notes — bringing about substantial improvements in the quality of material prepared for the Minister and the Deputy Minister.
Rob has led successful workshops for managers, lawyers, policy analysts, technical specialists and administrative staff in diverse government and industry environments.
Rob has a B.A. from Trent University and an M.B.A. from the University of Ottawa.