Write It So They Read It:
Technical Writing for Subject Matter Experts
During this highly interactive technical writing class, participants will learn and practice preparing technical documentation in a reader-focused error-free manner, including:
Certified Speaking Professional Mandi Stanley began her technical writing career as proposal writing specialist for a healthcare firm. She’s a summa cum laude graduate with concentrations in English, communication, and management, and she served as a faculty member of the American Management Association where she wrote and developed the methodology, learning guide, leaders’ guide, workbook, and visual aids for the one-day seminar How To Write User Manuals: A Technical Writing Workshop.
Finding the time to write your organization’s technical reports, procedures, instructional guides, project updates, and even email can be a challenge. Getting employees to actually read and pay attention to them is even more of one. In addition, any technical document bearing your organization’s name must be absolutely error free. Even a careless mistake in an email can damage a leader’s reputation and can make an entire work group look bad. The secret to a workday writer’s success is segmenting the prewriting, writing, and rewriting phases to produce shorter, clearer, more meaningful documents. Participants really can learn to “Write It So They Read It,” even with technical documentation.