TM&Th blog
Jean-luc Doumont

 

 

Fundamentals of communication   31

The name of the game   9, 21, 23
The three laws of communication   1, 5, 6, 9, 13, 20, 24, 32, 34, 39
A thousand words, a thousand pictures   2, 5, 15, 20, 21, 24, 28, 38, 39
Chains and magical numbers   29
Trees, maps, and theorems   40

 

Effective written documents   16

Planning the document   1, 19, 27
Designing the document   25
Drafting the document   1, 4, 9, 10, 19, 25, 36
Formatting the document   3, 6, 7, 13, 26, 33, 40
Revising the document  

 

Effective oral presentations   8, 18

Planning the presentation  
Designing the presentation   12
Creating the slides   3, 8, 13, 17, 21, 26, 29, 35, 36, 39
Delivering the presentation   13, 34
Answering questions  

 

Effective graphical displays  

Understanding pictures   2, 7, 14, 15, 32, 35
Planning the graph   30
Designing the graph   18, 22, 23, 30, 35, 37
Constructing the graph   37
Drafting the caption   21

 

Applications  

Effective instructions   11
Effective electronic mail   12
Effective Web sites   26, 27
Effective meeting reports  
Effective scientific posters