Tag Archives: Reading

The Ultimate Xmas Tech Comm Book Guide

If all you want for Christmas is a good book, then how about one that helps you get on in your career? In this digital age, most people don’t think of books but, let’s face it, they’re much easier to …
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Flowchart: Who can sort your content strategy?

Clients in search of a content strategy will likely be asking the following questions: What is going on with our website? Why aren’t more users converting into sales? Do we know what the problems are? Can we fix it ourselves? …
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Event: Content Strategy book club discussion – 17 Aug 2010

We know that many of our readers will have read Kristina Halvorson’s quintessential book on content strategy, Content Strategy for the Web, which we recommend in our Content Strategy starter kit for beginners. So here is a fun opportunity to …
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Kristina Halvorson: Content Strategy reading list

With this post we’re introducing a new area of the Firehead website. We’ve created static pages of useful information on content strategy and technical communication materials, which you can find as links in the left sidebar (send your eyes up …
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LIAR! Lexicon of Intentionally Ambiguous Recommendations

There’s a new book on the market by Robert Thornton that’s quite popular with recruiters and human resources professionals titled, “Lexicon of Intentionally Ambiguous Recommendations (LIAR)”, which is doing equally well in the humour section.  It gives a whole new …
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Malcolm Gladwell reviews "Free" by Chris Anderson

Malcolm Gladwell, author of Outliers and The Tipping Point, writes a review of Chris Anderson’s Free, available for free on Scribd, which I blogged on 07/07. His article is in the New Yorker and is titled Priced to Sell. This brings …
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