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4 Steps for Figuring Out Your Next Step

Are you looking for a new job? First, the good news… you have a lot of choices! According to Fortune Magazine, the 25 ‘Best Companies’ with the most openings are each looking to fill more than 1,200 jobs in 2015. And Entrepreneur Magazine tells us that now is the best time to start our own businesses, due to tech advancements and recent upticks in the economy and lending.Now for the bad news… you have a lot of choices! Should you compromise on the job title you want for a big company brand n


This is written by one of the instructors I had for my digital marketing class this past semester. As I am figuring out my next steps (and I think I know what I’m doing, which I’ll be documenting on the blog soon), there is some good advice for anyone looking for their next gig. It’s not easy by any stretch of the imagination. But these are some solid basics that I’m going to be reviewing as I figure out my own path forward…


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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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