Complex writing, systems, and corporate politics

Subject: Complex writing, systems, and corporate politics
From: Joseph T Chew <jtchew -at- CSA3 -dot- LBL -dot- GOV>
Date: Tue, 16 Mar 1993 10:52:11 PST

Peggy Thompson writes;

PT> "If a good writer cannot document a system clearly and simply,
PT> the system is poorly designed." Think about THAT one next time
PT> you question the worth of your work or think that something must
PT> be wrong with you when you get helplessly mired while writing!)

Think about it when you sit down with the project manager to
discuss the problem, too -- especially if you have an idea
for improving the system. This is an excellent "value added"
role for the technical communicator with a knack for gadgets.


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