ERIC Number: EJ498956
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Meeting Corporate Needs: How Technical Writing Can Prepare Students for Today's Changing Work Place.
Gerson, Steven M.; Gerson, Sharon J.
Journal of Technical Writing and Communication, v24 n2 p197-206 1994
Asks how technical writing teachers can better prepare students for careers. States that corporations want employees who can work together on teams, solve problems, and communicate. Explains that this requirement is due to the modern style of business which focuses on information and a horizontal management structure. States that writing should be taught as a problem-solving activity. (PA)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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