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How to be an Efficient Writer - Further Reading

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In this pearltrees collection you will find links to articles to help you continue learning how to improve your writing skills.

Writing Clear Science | Learn to write clearly and succinctly, without sacrificing the accuracy of your topic.

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Medical Writing | Writing Matters | What's your problem? A practical approach to scientific document design. Getting Started. Plain English. Terminology. Citation and reference styles. Language & Vocabulary. Productivity. Procrastination. SMART criteria. Mnemonic, giving criteria to guide in the setting of objectives SMART is a mnemonic acronym, giving criteria to guide in the setting of objectives, for example in project management, employee-performance management and personal development.

The letters S and M generally mean specific and measurable. Possibly the most common version has the remaining letters referring to achievable (or attainable), relevant, and time-bound. However, the term's inventor had a slightly different version and the letters have meant different things to different authors, as described below. Additional letters have been added by some authors. The first-known use of the term occurs in the November 1981 issue of Management Review by George T. Often the term S.M.A.R.T. History[edit] The November 1981 issue of Management Review contained a paper by George T. Ideally speaking, each corporate, department, and section objective should be: Specific – target a specific area for improvement. Current definitions[edit]

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