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Managing Writers is a practical guide to managing documentation projects in the real world. It is informal, but concise, using examples from the author's experience working with and managing technical writers. It looks beyond big project, big team methodologies to the issues faced by smaller, less well-funded projects. Managing Writers is for technical writers, both ...more
Paperback, 282 pages
Published January 1st 2009 by XML Press (first published December 31st 2008)
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Kayley
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Great insights to managing teams of technical writers.
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This very practical and easy-to-read book encapsulates many of the best practices that I have learned and practiced in my 20-year career. Just the right depth on all the right topics. A good orientation for new doc managers and a great reference for those of us who are veterans in the field.
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