It is essentially the book that defined the way that many of the strategy firms, like McKinsey, developed presentations and documents. The reason I still give it 3 stars rather than less, is below the long winded style and outdated examples, is some seriously good advice about how to structure your thinking and your writing.
Logic in Writing, Thinking and Problem Solving edition supersedes the Pyramid Principle book, which was written in and re-issued by the publisher unchanged in The existence of any 21st century revisions is not evident.
Whilst never exactly a fun read, it then seemed like good advice, well explained. We have also integrated the video with the exercises, to make the course easy to access online. Another problem is it is so self certain.
Whilst never exactly a fun read, it then seemed like goo Oh dear. And now it is the turn of the Pyramid Principle. At least they did. I was less clear about how the others had influenced her book.
Click to order it from Apple. Good advice, that many modern pithy writers could heed, to make their writing clearer and have more impact. The Minto Pyramid Principle textbook explains in detail the entire thinking process that should precede writing.
Barbara Minto personally conducts a world-renowned 2-day course for professional people in how to use the pyramid principle to shorten the time you spend writing.
It was obviously written for the era of the typewriter and overhead projector. The problem with the book is that reading it in it reads almost like something from the Victorian era.
It does not explain this as a way to write - but the one and only way to write, which I am little doubtful of.
What is noticeable is there is no reference published afterand many are much older. It shows how to use the pyramid rules to discover and clarify the points you want to make.
The Minto Pyramid Principle self-study course consists of a minute video overview of the concept, plus a copy of the textbook, and an extensive workbook of exercises. The Minto Pyramid Principle: Reading the references is interesting, as Minto certainly picked some serious influences, including Wittgenstein, Chomsky, Karl Popper and Thomas Kuhn.
I first came across it over 25 years ago when I was working for the consultancy A. The major decision is between being able to study from a workbook, which is yours forever, or digitally, with access for months.
Requires cellular data connection or WiFi. Login here Self study or Online? I exaggerate, but it just feels so old and ponderous. A clear example of how even the best professional books age badly. I know this book was first published in - but I have just read the " revised edition".
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