Everyone you or I will ever come across is likely to be able to read and write, but one inevitability is that across your organisation, while their intelligence, ideas and suggestions may be good, the quality of its team’s members’ writing abilities will be uneven.
Moreover, as even the best writers’ original writing contains errors they can’t see, it is the job of editors to enforce sense.
Certainly, those without a love for curating content are especially unlikely to give much forethought to it before they start.
And many software developers are known to be particularly resistant to documenting their work.
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