-Overview: 3-5 minute briefing based on an Air Force Strategic Initiative: Financial Initiative -Capture the Essence of the initiative -Use FY 14, 15 or 16. Not all three. I prefer Air Force FY15 Financial Initiative

-Overview: 3-5 minute briefing based on an Air Force Strategic Initiative: Financial Initiative
-Capture the Essence of the initiative
-Use FY 14, 15 or 16. Not all three. I prefer Air Force FY15 Financial Initiative
– It is informative in nature
-Do not include visual aids
-Include an introduction
-Outline must include 3 Main Points
-Each Main Point should have at least 2 Key points
-include a conclusion
-1 inch Margin
-12 pt Font
-Script – Time New Romans
– Use these links to to write on: http://www.saffm.hq.af.mil/shared/media/document/AFD-150202-045.pdf

-Also use this link for additional info if needed:http://www.saffm.hq.af.mil/budget/

-Template:
TALKING PAPER
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ON
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TALKING PAPER FORMAT
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– Good example of a SINGLE DASH bullet format for use in an Air Force Talking Paper or
Point Paper
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– Copy the correct bullet type with the desired number of dashes to the appropriate locations
when writing your own papers
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— Good example of a DOUBLE DASH bullet format for use in an Air Force Talking Paper or
Point Paper
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— Note that just as in the single and triple dash bullets, subsequent lines in the SAME
BULLET line up correctly automatically using this template
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— Good example of a TRIPLE DASH bullet format for use in an Air Force Talking Paper
or Point Paper
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— Notice that all single dashes line up vertically as well as the double dashes, triple
dashes, etc.
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– Note that the Talking Paper or Point Paper’s identification line is in a “footer” one inch from
the bottom of the page
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— Notice that all margins are set at 1 inch and must measure accordingly when printed
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— Note that the identification line is always written at the bottom of the first page only
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– Follow the rules on page 174 of AFH 33-337, “The Tongue and Quill”
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— Also follow additional rules, if any, of your specific command or headquarters
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— Ask your commander’s executive officer or secretary if your command or headquarters has
rules for these papers that differ from the guidance in AFH 33-337

Text in a Talking Paper should be 12 or 11 pt Times New Roman