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  • Use plain, clear English that can be understood first time and explain any jargon that you must include - especially 'hidden jargon' which may only be familiar within the Trust
  • We don't use ordinals – we write dates as 1 April, 12 May, 31 July and never use nd, st, rd or th 
  • Clip art, drop shadows and jazzy callouts should not be used
  • Abbreviations, ampersands (&) and obliques/italics (/) should not be used.

If you have to say to your audience ‘you probably can’t read this’ – you need to rewrite that slide
If you start to read out your own slides – stop! They should support what you are saying but are no substitute for engaging with your audience.

Use the most up to date corporate template, remove all clip art and delete any pixelated or stretched pictures.   

To download the strategy wheel, click here.