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Word Wise: Say One Thing

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edited September 2013 via Wordpress in Technical Writing and Communications
imageWord Wise: Say One Thing

According to the bestselling book Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die, if you want your message to stick, you must first figure out the one thing you want to say. Then, say that one thing. How hard could it be to say just one thing? Hard. Remember your English teacher scribbling in your margin, "Where's your thesis statement?" Busted!

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  • Jen DeAngeloJen DeAngelo Posts: 1
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    I have one thing to say: Thanks for this informative post! :)
  • Marcia Riefer JohnstonMarcia Riefer Johnston United StatesPosts: 7
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    One thing back to you, Jen: Thanks for your note. P.S. Next time you're looking for something to read, I recommend "Made to Stick." (P.S.'s don't count.)
  • ArunArun Posts: 1
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    The one tip that counts ... Thanks for the post.
  • Marcia R. JohnstonMarcia R. Johnston United StatesPosts: 30
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    Arun, I'm glad you enjoyed it. Thanks for taking time to comment.
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