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Engineering Your Writing Success
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You'll never dread a writing project again when you learn to use the step-by-step approach given in Engineering Your Writing Success. This book shows you the nuts and bolts of starting and finishing all your writing projects--reports, proposals, memos, letters, data sheets, and procedures. Learn to design your message to reach your reader, choosing the right words every time. Don't let poor writing skills hold back your career--this book can help!
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- Amazon Sales Rank: #1190799 in Books
- Brand: Brand: Professional Publications, Inc.
- Published on: 1996-01-01
- Ingredients: Example Ingredients
- Original language: English
- Number of items: 1
- Dimensions: 10.97" h x .79" w x 8.53" l, 1.61 pounds
- Binding: Paperback
- 304 pages
- Used Book in Good Condition
Engineering Your Writing Success: How Engineers Can Master Effective On-The-Job Communications Skills is a "how-to" writing book ideal for engineers and technicians of all categories who dread writing reports, memorandum, and other communiques. Engineering Your Writing Success shows how to prepare reports, proposals, memos, procedures, data sheets, letters, and other written material faster, more easily, and with better results. It uses a practical structured approach that builds on the sense of logic. Engineering Your Writing Success includes tips on using e-mail and making effective presentations. -- Midwest Book Review
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful.
Engineering your writing success
By A Customer
I'm a processes enginner at a power plant. I didn't know how can I improve my writing skill on the job such as writings of report, proposal, procedures, letters, memos and e-mail, which were daily assaignments. Once, I attended a business writing course, and the instructor advised me to buy this book, and I did. It's a great book not only for the professional engineers but also for the technicians, and the students of engineering colleges. I highly recommend this book and I say for all engineers go for it.
0 of 0 people found the following review helpful.
If you're only going to buy one book on writing for engineers, buy this one!
I teach technical writing at a large state research institute, and this is one of the only books I would recommend to my students (and I have about 20 or 25 technical writing books on my bookshelf!). It is easy to read and well organized, has practical advice and examples, and best of all, it has a good sense of humor. It would be a great buy for a practicing engineer or for an engineering student (undergrad or grad).
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful.
Presents concepts well.
By A Customer
Key concepts are logically well presented. The book is easy to read with a lot of examples, but the text can be easily skipped to get to the points. The book helps with generating and organizing ideas, constructing more effective sentences, and troubleshooting writing problems. The book is not about grammar, but it is a practical analysis of how to write better.