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10 Technology Skills That Will No Longer Help You Get A Job

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These tech skills are no longer in demand. Show recruiters that you can adapt and learn.

Danielle M. Villegas‘s insight:

Thanks to +AaronBradley for posting this on Google+. One thing I have learned over the past ten years or so is that technology moves so fast that you need to keep up. Before I was a stay-at-home mom, I was a content project manager. When I decided to go back to work several years later, I couldn’t find a project management job to save my life. I had to take a few steps backwards into web publishing, which brought me back forward, but into a different direction. I also went back to school because I knew there would be things that I would need to either refresh in my mind or learn. Keep up your continuing education! This article is proof!

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Danielle M. Villegas is a technical communicator who currently employed at Cox Automotive, Inc., and freelances as her own technical communications consultancy, Dair Communications. She has worked at the International Refugee Committee, MetLife, Novo Nordisk, BASF North America, Merck, and Deloitte, with a background in content strategy, web content management, social media, project management, e-learning, and client services. Danielle is best known in the technical communications world for her blog,, which has continued to flourish since it was launched during her graduate studies at NJIT in 2012. She has presented webinars and seminars for Adobe, the Society for Technical Communication (STC), the IEEE ProComm, TCUK (ISTC) and at Drexel University’s eLearning Conference. She has written articles for the STC Intercom, STC Notebook, the Content Rules blog, and The Content Wrangler as well. She is very active in the STC, as a former chapter president for the STC-Philadelphia Metro Chapter, and is currently serving on three STC Board committees. You can learn more about Danielle on LinkedIn at, on Twitter @techcommgeekmom, or through her blog. All content is the owner's opinions, and does not reflect those of her employers past or present.

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