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Rebecca Lyles presents "A Few Choice Words: A Minimalism Workshop"

From September 16, 2014 6:00 pm until September 16, 2014 8:30 pm
Categories: Chapter Meeting
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Learn what minimalism is, why you need it, and how to achieve it. Strengthen your writing, while reducing your word count, with a few simple steps. Try out the techniques by completing the workshop examples. Then see how your fellow writers solved the same problems!

Find out why:

  • Less can be so much more
  • Minimalism is not just for localization
  • You must answer the essential questions 

See how to:

  • Use simple techniques to say more with fewer words
  • Get the results you want
  • Remove common barriers to understanding

About the Speaker

Presenter Rebecca Lyles consults with companies to improve their written and spoken communication. Her company is called Text CPR (the CPR stands for Clarity, Precision, and Readability), and her clients represent a variety of industries.

A veteran technical writer and editor, Rebecca has also been a manager and director at AT&T Wireless, FileNet, and IBM. She has applied her writing and editing skills to everything from telecom network product designs to romance and action-thriller novels.

You can read her weekly blog on communication topics at: http://www.textcpr.com/blog


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