“I don’t consider myself a good writer, although I work with quite a few good writers at Adaptive Path. However, like many of you reading this, I need to write for a living.” wrote Sheryl Kababa from Adaptive Path, the leading User Experience company Jesse James Garret co-founded back in 2001.
Further she remind us designers that “Designers write proposals, reviews, presentations, specifications and dozens of other forms of written expression. The common “I’m-just-not-a-writer” attitude in our industry doesn’t fly. If your job involves writing, you are a writer. We need to think of ourselves that way. Get used to it. Get better”.
If you are curious on how designers should write, then read further this article that is based on Hemingway’s principle of writing: