Plain writing for professionals

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  • Plain writing for professionals

    1. 1. Plain writing for professionals in 8 slides only…
    2. 2. Why do you write? To inform To instruct To educate
    3. 3. Why do adults read? To learn To do To locate data P.S. Some adults read for pleasure. But unless you are writing novels, I do not believe you are writing to meet that need.
    4. 4. What are adults expecting when they read what you have written?
    5. 5. I want to learn… I want to do something… Please do not waste my time…
    6. 6. From your reader’s point of view… • read • understand, and • act on written information. plain language allows them to
    7. 7. Press “escape” if you think your writing does NOT give readers what they expect…
    8. 8. Or let me help you plan a better escape route. I offer these professional services to professionals like you throughout North America:  writing  editing, and  training to help you communicate using plain language Visit my website www.debrahuron.co

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