Update: The Workplace Writer’s Process is a 2018 IndieReader Discovery Awards winner – #2 in overall nonfiction!
The Secrets of Business Writing Success
If writing is any part of your job, you owe it to yourself to figure out how to get it done consistently, efficiently, and successfully.
This book covers the business communication skills no one teaches you in writing class:
- How to collaborate effectively with stakeholders or subject matter experts
- Why the style guide is your friend, and how to create one for your business
- The most efficient way to approach revision
- How to set up your projects to sail through reviews and approvals
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What Others Are Saying
“Janzer (The Writer’s Process) leverages her extensive experience as a copywriter in the tech world to create an extremely practical and easy-to-digest guide to writing on the job… This guide will be invaluable for many a professional library.”
Publishers Weekly review
“In recent years, the opportunities in the job market for freelance and contract writers has shifted into a new, more lucrative area: the corporate workplace. THE WORKPLACE WRITER’S PROCESS is a must-have for any writer making the transition. Full of useful tips on how writers should handle themselves and their workload in this new environment, it also discusses how professionalism and good time management skills are only the beginning of what is needed in this brave new world.”
“You might think the modern workplace interferes with the contemplative work of writing. But Janzer shows business writing is a team sport. Rethink your approach to business writing with the practices in this book.”
Author of Under New Management
“If you write for an organization, I want to introduce you to your new best friend. Anne Janzer’s The Workplace Writer’s Process will become your go-to guide as you navigate the challenging waters of getting great content produced — from first ideas all the way through publication.”
Author of Master Content Marketing
Founder, Big Brand System
“Anne’s latest book is chock full of practical advice for people who need to write as part of their job. As someone who works in the tech industry, I especially appreciated Anne’s occasional analogies between the writing process and software engineering best practices. If you’re being asked to do more writing as part of your job, check out this book!”
Advocate for Women in Tech
“This book is an excellent reference tool that should be at the fingertips of every one who includes the creation of content in their job description. Don’t start your next writing project without it!”
Strategic marketing expert, writing coach/editor
Author of Marketing Above the Noise
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