Divya Baishakhi Panda

What are personal & professional skills required to be a Writer?

Explain to me required details

by Divya Baishakhi Panda
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: What are personal & professional skills required to be a Writer?

Deepak Rana
Deepak Rana
Verified Career Expert
Author: Sky Beyond the Clouds
  • Kangra

If you want to become a professional writer, you need to have following personal and professional skills:

  • Written Communication Skils:A writer's job is to communicate his/her idea to the reader. How clearly they can communicate this idea indicates how good their writing is. One has to put his/her words in a simple, effective and interesting manner in order to engage the readers.
  • Organizing Skills:As a writer one has to be extremely careful while organizing the whole story. More than the quality of content it is the order of the content and organization of it that matters to a reader. A writer has to keep this in mind.
  • Time Management Skills:Managing your time is an important task as a writer. Meeting the deadlines is an important part of their work along with handling multiple assignments at one time. Therefore, the time management skill plays an important role in their professional journey.
  • Networking Skills:A writer has to build a huge network else the readership will not grow. An important part of their life is to build relationships and grow their personal and professional network.
  • Technicalities of Literature:The writers have to educate themselves about the various technical aspects of writing and literature. Having a degree is not an essential condition to become a writer but having the knowledge of basic literature and language is important.
  • Research and Analysis:A writer has to be investigative and curious to fetch the underlying information and analyze it. Without the appropriate details, no piece of writing can be considered credible by the readers.

In order to post replies to the question: "What are personal & professional skills required to be a Writer?"

Post Reply

Latest ANSWERS

Where can I get jobs after completing engineering diploma?

Dear Aspirant, anyone having a qualified engineering course has many options for employment. Even you can start your own business taking help from the .. read more

How to become a hydrologist? What are the career prospects of a hydrologist?

Water is life and plays a vital role for human’s body. An average human can’t survive without water for more than 3 days; 70% of human&rsq .. read more

What are the career prospects for the marine engineers? Which are the top colleges in India offering marine engineering program?

Marine engineering is a distinguished branch of engineering related to design, maintenance and carrying out operations in a shipping industry. A marin .. read more

What are the career prospects for pursuing robotics courses in India? Which are the top colleges offering robotics related courses in India?

Robotics has become one of the fastest developing branches of engineering due to a global upsurge in automation technologies. Robotics offers a unique .. read more
Most Popular

I have passed 12th with 74% mark. I have choice to join BTech or BSc physics. kindly suggest me what should I choose out of the 2. i am flexible with my career profile as an engineer or as a lecturer.

Hi Rashmi, First of congratulations on your percentage, you have done well. And thank you for sharing your concern with other community members, who w .. read more

What is the procedure to join Merchant Navy

just go to vchelps.tk now. it will definitely help u. be happy .. read more

What is the procedure to join Indian Navy after class 12th

just go to vchelps.tk now. it will definitely help u bro. be happy .. read more

I am a commerce graduate and confused between various options like cfa, mba, and job. What should I choose?

Hi Kirti  As I understood.. You have already secured a job and if thats with EY then thats great.You should consider a few things before taking a .. read more
Caching Date: 4/29/2017 1:48:42 AM