Annotated outlines...

Subject: Annotated outlines...
From: Sue Jones <suej_be -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Sun, 9 Oct 2011 01:41:28 -0700 (PDT)

I have also used the annotated outline method with great success. It's definitely worth a try.
 
Not long ago I developed a series of project management templates (project plan, specifications, testing and quality docs), for some Dutch project managers writing in US Englsh. Each section stated whether it was mandatory or optional and then had a brief description of the type of information it should contain. The templates worked really well for them.
I left the company about three years ago after almost 10 years as a contractor with them and they are still using the templates. Always a good sign.

I use the same technique when writing training courses that will be delivered by anyone other than myself. There again, the approach works a treat.

Gr.
Sue.

"To achieve greatness...start where you are, use what you have, do what you can." Arthur Ashe.
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

Create and publish documentation through multiple channels with Doc-To-Help.
Choose your authoring formats and get any output you may need. Try
Doc-To-Help, now with MS SharePoint integration, free for 30-days.
http://www.doctohelp.com

---
You are currently subscribed to TECHWR-L as archive -at- web -dot- techwr-l -dot- com -dot-

To unsubscribe send a blank email to
techwr-l-unsubscribe -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
or visit http://lists.techwr-l.com/mailman/options/techwr-l/archive%40web.techwr-l.com


To subscribe, send a blank email to techwr-l-join -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com

Send administrative questions to admin -at- techwr-l -dot- com -dot- Visit
http://www.techwr-l.com/ for more resources and info.

Please move off-topic discussions to the Chat list, at:
http://lists.techwr-l.com/mailman/listinfo/techwr-l-chat


Follow-Ups:

Previous by Author: Re: Penguins?
Next by Author: Re: Generate One TOC from multiple Word Docs (Roberta Hennessey)
Previous by Thread: Re: HelpServer
Next by Thread: RE: Annotated outlines...


What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads


Sponsored Ads