Once you’ve begun to settle on a direction for the proposal project, the next step is to consider the reader-users implicated in this project. Complete the following chart considering the needs, values, and attitudes of the primary, secondary, and tertiary reader-users of your project.
In short, the primary reader-users are the action takers; they are the ones who will make the decisions regarding what you propose. The secondary reader-users are the advisors; help the primary reader-users make decisions. Lastly, the tertiary reader-users are the evaluators. For more information, refer to pages 21-22 in our course text for help.