Category Archives: personal style

Canvas or club?

There is a breed of scientist who believes in the power of eloquence and clarity in communication. The writing is straightforward but tells a story. The figures are well-wrought murals that bring it all together. They make technical writing an … Continue reading

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Reining in the defensive line

You do great work. You have beautiful slides. You’re giving a brilliant, clear description. You exude confidence. And then someone asks you a question. How you respond has a profound impact on how your audience will view you and your … Continue reading

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