Talk Back: Responses to June’s Question


August 2000

Talk Back: Responses to June’s Question

CIDMIconNewsletter Laura Katajisto, Microsoft Corporation

In June we asked you what you are reading. Here’s what you said:

Goldman, Daniel P. Emotional Intelligence. Bantam Books, 1997. ISBN: 0553375067.

Goldman, Daniel P. Working with Emotional Intelligence. Bantam Doubleday Dell, 2000. ISBN: 0553378589.

Hackos, JoAnn T. Managing Your Documentation Projects. John Wiley & Sons, 1994. ISBN: 0471590991.

Hartman, Peter J. Starting a Documentation Group: A Hands-On Guide. Clear Point Consultants Press, 1999. ISBN: 0967417902.

Harvey, Jerry B. The Abilene Paradox and Other Meditations on Management. Jossey-Bass, 1996. ISBN: 0787902772.

Hoft, Nancy L. International Technical Communication. John Wiley & Sons, 1995. ISBN: 0471037435.

Humphrey, Watts S. Managing Technical People. Addison Wesley, 1996. ISBN: 0201545977.

Secretan, Lance H. K. Reclaiming Higher Ground: Building Organizations that Inspire Excellence. McGraw Hill, 1998. ISBN 0070580669.

Senge, Peter J. The Fifth Discipline: The Art and Practice of the Learning Organization. Doubleday Books, 1994. ISBN: 0385260954.

Shriver, Karen A. Dynamics in Document Design: Creating Text for Readers. John Wiley & Sons, 1997. ISBN: 0471306363.

Wheatley, Margaret J. Leadership and the New Science: Discovering Order in a Chaotic World, Second Edition. Berrett-Koehler, 1999. ISBN: 1576750558.

Topic for October

How did you get started in information development? What route did you take? What degrees? What accidents? We all look forward to this discussion of the many paths our readers have traveled.