How to Write and Present Technical Information, 4th Edition

  • Charles H. Sides
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  • ISBN-10: 1440855064
  • ISBN-13: 9781440855061
  • DDC: 808.06
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 243 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released January 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Thoroughly updated to discuss the use of tools such as Skype and social media, this concise volume shows how effective communication—via written text and spoken presentations—can positively impact project management in professional environments.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Writer, Audience, and Documentation.
1: Who We Are and What We Do.
2: How to Define High-Quality Documentation.
3: How to Define Your Audience.
Getting Started.
4: How to Get Organized.
5: How to Get Information with Interviews.
6: How to Explain Your Subject.
7: How to Use Graphics with Reports and Papers.
8: How to Use Writing Tools.
How to Write a Paper or Report.
9: How to Organize a Paper.
10: How to Write the Discussion or Body of an Article.
11: How to Write the Exit.
12: How to Write the Lead.
How to Write Specific Documents.
13: How to Write Specifications.
14: How to Write Procedures.
15: How to Write Proposals.
16: How to Write Analysis Reports.
17: How to Write Product Descriptions.
How to Write and Design for Digital Media.
18: How to Use the Internet in Professional Environments.
19: How to Design and Write for Multimedia Applications.
20: How to Design and Write for Social Media.
How to Write and Design Associated Communications.
21: How to Write Public Relations Documents.
22: How to Write Marketing and Advertising Documents.
23: How to Design Training Programs.
Finishing Your Work.
24: How to Avoid Common Writing Problems.
25: How to Edit and Revise Your Work.
Presentations and Meetings.
26: How to Make Professional Presentations.
27: How to Use Visuals with Presentations.
28: How to Run Effective Meetings.
29: Final Thoughts.
About the Author.