Practical Strategies for Technical Communication

A Brief Guide

Author: Mike Markel,Stuart A. Selber

Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education

ISBN: 1319230164

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 528

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In today's constantly changing workplace, it's important to keep up with strategies for successful communication, whether it happens through email, websites, presentations, social media, or cover letters. Practical Strategies for Technical Communication helps get students up to speed with a concise, accessible guide to everything they need to know about audience and purpose, document design, research, style, and more. In the third edition, noted scholar and teacher Stuart A. Selber joins the author team. The new edition features expanded coverage of nontraditional resume formats such as infographics and videos, a new discussion of usability testing, and an array of revised and updated Tech Tips. Practical Strategies for Technical Communication is available with LaunchPad- a customizable course space featuring an ebook and an exciting array of digital resources including a test bank, adaptive quizzing, multimedia Document Analysis Activities, and more. To order or purchase the print book packaged with LaunchPad, use ISBN 978-1-319-22438-7.

Practical Strategies for Technical Communication

A Brief Guide

Author: Mike Markel,Stuart A. Selber

Publisher: Bedford Books

ISBN: 9781319104320

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 560

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In Practical Strategies for Technical Communication, Mike Markel gives students the essentials they'll need to communicate successfully in today's workplace. The book offers concise and accessible yet thorough coverage of audience and purpose, research, style, and document design, and strategies for designing all of the major document types. For the second edition, Markel has worked with organizations to choose sample documents and annotate them with insights and advice from the employees who developed them. Throughout the text, a new set of engaging graphics provides visual explanations of key concepts. Practical Strategies for Technical Communication is now available with LaunchPad- a customizable course space featuring an ebook and an exciting array of digital resources including a test bank, adaptive quizzing, multimedia Document Analysis Activities, and more. To order or purchase the print book packaged with LaunchPad, use ISBN 9781319018207.




Strategies for Technical Communication in the Workplace

Author: Laura J. Gurak,John M. Lannon

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 0321995953

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 576

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NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyWritingLab does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyWritingLab for Technical Communication, search for: 0133942740 / 9780133942743 Gurak/Lannon, Strategies for Technical Communication in the Workplace Plus MyWritingLab with Pearson eText, 3/e Package consists of: 0133944131 / 9780133944136 MyWritingLab with Pearson eText - Glue in Access Card 013394414X / 9780133944143 MyWritingLab with Pearson eText - Inside Star Sticker 0321995899 / 9780321995896 Strategies for Technical Communication in the Workplace, 3/e MyWritingLab for Technical Communication is not a self-paced technology and should only be purchased when required by an instructor. For introductory courses in Technical Communication. Complete but streamlined coverage, with a focus on audience and purpose Based on the acclaimed Technical Communication by Lannon and Gurak, Strategies for Technical Communication in the Workplace, Third Edition prepares students for workplace writing through a clear and concise writing style, useful checklists, practical applications, numerous sample documents, and coverage of technology and global issues. The third edition addresses changing technology in the workplace with a complete chapter on social media, updated examples, and sample documents. This brief and affordable text is accessible to students of all writing levels. Also available with MyWritingLab™ This title is also available with MyWritingLab — an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Within its structured environment, students practice what they learn, test their understanding, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them better absorb course material and understand difficult concepts.


Das Leben und das Schreiben

Memoiren

Author: Stephen King

Publisher: Heyne Verlag

ISBN: 3641054001

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 384

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„Ich schreibe so lange, wie der Leser davon überzeugt ist, in den Händen eines erstklassigen Wahnsinnigen zu sein.“ Stephen King Während der Genesung nach einem schweren Unfall schreibt Stephen King seine Memoiren – Leben und Schreiben sind eins. Ein unverzichtbarer Ratgeber für alle angehenden Schriftsteller und eine Fundgrube für alle, die mehr über den König des Horror-Genres erfahren wollen. Ein kluges und gleichzeitig packendes Buch über gelebte Literatur. »Eine Konfession.« Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

Technical Communication

Author: Michael H. Markel,Mike Markel

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 0312679483

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 799

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Through clear advice and an accessible visual design, Mike Markel’s Technical Communication models the principles it teaches, offering practical strategies that students can put to use right away. Using a student-friendly voice, Mike Markel shows writers how to tackle the major types of documents and writing situations they will encounter in their professional lives. Excellent and always fresh sample documents and examples demonstrate effective techniques and offer plenty of opportunities for analysis, while interactive cases provide engaging scenarios for writing practice. The new edition incorporates the latest workplace and technology trends, offering new advice for how and why to use social media effectively in technical communication. Read the preface. Order Multimedia Models for Technical Communication packaged with Technical Communication, Tenth Edition using ISBN-13: 978-1-4576-1843-7.

Strategies for Technical Communication in the Workplace Access Card

Author: Professor Laura J Gurak,John M. Lannon

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780134679921

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For introductory courses in Technical Communication. Practical strategies for writing in the modern workplace Drawn from the strengths of their acclaimed Technical Communication, Gurak and Lannon's Revel(TM) Strategies for Technical Communication in the Workplace helps professionals in all fields adapt their communication strategies as they navigate the global marketplace. This innovative book offers a clear and concise writing style, practical applications, numerous sample documents, coverage of technology and global issues, and many useful checklists to prepare for any situation. The 4th Edition maintains its focus on audience and purpose, while offering many new features -- particularly updated discussions and examples of digital communication technologies. And with a fresh new look and brief format, it's sure to appeal to learners of all writing levels. Revel is Pearson's newest way of delivering our respected content. Fully digital and highly engaging, Revel replaces the textbook and gives students everything they need for the course. Informed by extensive research on how people read, think, and learn, Revel is an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience - for less than the cost of a traditional textbook. NOTE: Revel is a fully digital delivery of Pearson content. This ISBN is for the standalone Revel access card. In addition to this access card, you will need a course invite link, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Revel.

Strategies for Technical Communication in the Workplace Revel Access Code

Author: Laura Gurak,John M. Lannon

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780135190371

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Page: 496

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For introductory courses in Technical Communication Practical strategies for writing in the modern workplace Drawn from the strengths of their acclaimed Technical Communication, Gurak and Lannon's Revel(TM) Strategies for Technical Communication in the Workplace helps professionals in all fields adapt their communication strategies as they navigate the global marketplace. This innovative book offers a clear and concise writing style, practical applications, numerous sample documents, coverage of technology and global issues, and many useful checklists to prepare for any situation. The 4th Edition maintains its focus on audience and purpose, while offering many new features - particularly updated discussions and examples of digital communication technologies. And with a fresh new look and brief format, it's sure to appeal to learners of all writing levels. Revel is Pearson's newest way of delivering our respected content. Fully digital and highly engaging, Revel replaces the textbook and gives students everything they need for the course. Informed by extensive research on how people read, think, and learn, Revel is an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience -- for less than the cost of a traditional textbook. NOTE: This Revel Combo Access pack includes a Revel access code plus a loose-leaf print reference (delivered by mail) to complement your Revel experience. In addition to this access code, you will need a course invite link, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Revel.

Strategies for Technical Communication in the Workplace, Books a la Carte Edition, MLA Update Edition

Author: Laura J. Gurak,John M. Lannon

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780134582467

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 496

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NOTE: This edition features the same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value; this format costs significantly less than a new textbook. Before purchasing, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a Course ID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. "For introductory courses in Technical Communication. " " "Thisversionof " "Strategies for Technical Communication in the Workplace" "has been updated to reflect the 8th edition of the MLA Handbook(April 2016)." " " The 8th editionintroduces sweeping changes to thephilosophy and details of MLA works cited entries. Responding to the increasing mobility of texts, MLA now encourages writers to focus on the process of crafting the citation, beginning with the same questions for any source. These changes, then, align with current best practices in the teaching of writing which privilege inquiry and critical thinking over rote recall and rule-following." " " Complete but streamlined coverage, with a focus on audience and purpose Based on the acclaimed "Technical" "Communication" by Lannon and Gurak, "Strategies for Technical Communication in the Workplace " prepares students for workplace writing through a clear and concise writing style, useful checklists, practical applications, numerous sample documents, and coverage of technology and global issues. The third edition addresses changing technology in the workplace with a complete chapter on social media, updated examples, and sample documents. This brief and affordable text is accessible to students of all writing levels. "

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Author: William Zinsser

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783932909726

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Page: 236

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Loose-leaf Version for Technical Communication

Author: Mike Markel

Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's

ISBN: 9781457633621

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 832

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Through clear advice and an accessible visual design, Mike Markel’s Technical Communication models the principles it teaches, offering practical strategies that students can put to use right away. Using a student-friendly voice, Mike Markel shows writers how to tackle the major types of documents and writing situations they will encounter in their professional lives. Excellent and always fresh sample documents and examples demonstrate effective techniques and offer plenty of opportunities for analysis, while interactive cases provide engaging scenarios for writing practice. The new edition incorporates the latest workplace and technology trends, offering new advice for how and why to use social media effectively in technical communication.


Technical Communication

Author: Paul V. Anderson

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337517402

Category: Education

Page: 560

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Faculty have used Anderson's TECHNICAL COMMUNICATION: A READER-CENTERED APPROACH to prepare thousands of students for the writing they will do in their careers. Known for its rhetorical treatment of workplace writing and speaking, this text helps students learn practical, flexible strategies for creating useful and persuasive communications on the job. Reorganized and streamlined to enhance student learning, the ninth edition includes greatly expanded attention to social media. It also introduces to technical communication pedagogy a set of exercises and instruction that help students transfer their technical communication knowledge and skills from school to workplace. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.