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How about: "Neither" but very worthwhile and an efficient way to get your
job done. Liberating? Constraining? We're not writing fiction here . . . we
need to pound out specific documents about specific products with a
uniformity and sense of belonging . . . if that is constraining, you might
be in the wrong field . . . similarly liberating?
sean -at- quodata -dot- com
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rebecca Stevenson [SMTP:rstevens -at- atg -dot- com]
> Sent: Monday, February 26, 2001 11:00 AM
> To: TECHWR-L
> Subject: Re: New TECHWR-L Poll Question
> Other: a wonderful thing when it actually *happens*. :-)
> Deborah Ray wrote:
> > Good morning,
> > We've updated the TECHWR-L Poll with a new question:
> > As a technical writer, I consider a consistently-applied
> > corporate style guide to be:
> > * Intolerably constraining
> > * Marginally constraining
> > * Neither constraining nor liberating
> > * Marginally liberating
> > * Extremely liberating
> > * Other/none of the above
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