Rewrite: How to overcome daily sabotage of your brand and profit
Rewrite: How to Overcome Daily Sabotage of Your Brand and Profit is an essential guide to improving your organisation’s performance through clear communication.
One Year Subscription Only Terms
Subscribers receive the product(s) listed on the Order Form and any Updates made available during the annual subscription period. Shipping and handling fees are not included in the annual price.
Subscribers are advised of the number of Updates that were made to the particular publication the prior year. The number of Updates may vary due to developments in the law and other publishing issues, but subscribers may use this as a rough estimate of future shipments. Subscribers may call Customer Support at 800-833-9844 for additional information.
Subscribers may cancel this subscription by: calling Customer Support at 800-833-9844; emailing firstname.lastname@example.org; or returning the invoice marked 'CANCEL'.
If subscribers cancel within 30 days after the product is ordered or received and return the product at their expense, then they will receive a full credit of the price for the annual subscription.
If subscribers cancel between 31 and 60 days after the invoice date and return the product at their expense, then they will receive a 5/6th credit of the price for the annual subscription. No credit will be given for cancellations more than 60 days after the invoice date. To receive any credit, subscriber must return all product(s) shipped during the year at their expense within the applicable cancellation period listed above.
Rewrite: How to Overcome Daily Sabotage of Your Brand and Profit is a one-of-a-kind book that highlights the tremendous cost of bad writing in business and government—and offers practical solutions for change. Rewrite offers valuable advice on harnessing the power of effective writing. The book describes the challenges and triumphs faced by organisations pursuing this goal, and shares inspiring stories from the ‘plain English coalface’.
Drawing on years of commercial experience, Write Limited's CEO Lynda Harris and her colleagues have produced a handbook for improving bottom-line results by changing the way writers think.
Hodgson, LinkedIn for Lawyers: connect, engage and grow your business,, 2012
Spiller, New Zealand Law Dictionary, 8th edition,, 2014
Stephens and Boyce, He Papakupu Reo Ture: A Dictionary of Maori Legal Terms, 2013
Table of contents
First words – about your bottom line
Part 1 – Rethink
Words make the world – and your organisation – go round
All words have a price
Put your words to the test – start counting the price of words at your place
A simple answer to reducing the price of words
Name your style
Link your motive for plain language to your organisation's purpose
Decide to make plain language a long-term business strategy
Part 2 - Reboot
Recognise the challenge
Create the Path
Use the Rewrite for Change™ Model
Part 3 – Reinvent
Aegon: Achieving plain language is all about patience and process
Cancer Society of New Zealand: Writing to empower vulnerable people
Castalia: Plain English as a business advantage
Commerce Commission: Determination fuelled a major turnaround
Creative New Zealand: Freeing up staff to make a difference in the arts
Jacobs Ohlman: Solid evidence for clear legal writing
Office of the Auditor-General: Parliament's watchdog makes sure the message is clear
Pure Botanical: A plain English project across continents
Statistics New Zealand: Giving numbers a voice
Part 4 - Replay
Success leaves a clue
Have a strategic focus
Use your leaders and hire in experts
Keep people engaged
Rise above resistance
Measure and celebrate
Keep calm and carry on!
New!Questions and Answers: Torts, 4th edition and Butterworths Student Companion: Torts, 7th edition (Bundle)New!Release Date: November 29, 2023NZD$ 75.00
Butterworths Student Companion Family Law, 2nd edition and Family Law in New Zealand, 21st edition (Bundle)Release Date: October 25, 2023NZD$ 175.00
Student Companion: Criminal Law, 6th edition and Questions and Answers: Criminal Law, 5th edition (Bundle)Release Date: April 12, 2023NZD$ 75.00