Re: Help - my consultants cannot write!

Subject: Re: Help - my consultants cannot write!
From: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Andrew Plato <andrew -dot- plato -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 7 Oct 2011 09:45:26 -0400

Not knowing the day in, day out of your tech writer's role, I would
think they would be able to step up and take charge of the mess and
create some order out of the chaos. See my recent reply about
management/leadership experience. You need a cat herder who is well
grounded in writing and editing, as well as workflow analysis and
problem solving.

On Thu, Oct 6, 2011 at 6:01 PM, Andrew Plato <andrew -dot- plato -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
> Yes, information security.
>
> Templates, I haz them. I even have an on-staff tech writer. My problem
> is consultants who blather and simply cannot write. It is dragging
> down our report writing process and creating inefficiencies. Like any
> greedy capitalist pig, i need to find away to squeeze more out of less
> and complete reports faster. So my thought is if I can get these
> people writing better in the beginning it will reduce the load on our
> tech writer and produce better overall content.
>
> Andrew Plato

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References:
Help - my consultants cannot write!: From: Andrew Plato
RE: Help - my consultants cannot write!: From: Margaret Cekis
RE: Help - my consultants cannot write!: From: Weissman, Jessica
Re: Help - my consultants cannot write!: From: Andrew Plato

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