You Have a Lovely Figure

You Have a Lovely Figure

We’ve all hear the phrase “a picture is worth a thousand words.” This is especially true when creating technical reports. Tables and figures can instantly clarify data or trends described in your document. Unlike an appendix, tables and figures should be placed in the...
Making a List, Checking it Twice

Making a List, Checking it Twice

When you make a trip to the grocery store, do you write an essay about what you want to buy? Hopefully not, because most sane people make a list. Lists make dense information easy to understand at a glance. Instead of searching through wordy sentence after wordy...
Information Overload

Information Overload

Large chunks of information can ruin the flow of an otherwise great document. Too much information can distract the reader from the overall point of your document, or cause them to lose interest altogether. Rather than overload your readers with data, definitions, and...