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Technical Writer – Career Rankings, Salary, Reviews and Advice | US News Best Jobs

See how technical writer stacks up against other occupations. Source: Technical Writer – Career Rankings, Salary, Reviews and Advice | US News Best Jobs Thanks to the STC and Liz Fraley for posting this on Facebook for me to see. … Continue reading

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2016 TechCommGeekMom Year in Review: Yeah, it could’ve been better.

As 2017 gets going, I realized that I haven’t written a whole lot in the past year. Why? Simple–not a whole lot to write about, frankly. 2016 was a rough year in many ways, but there were some good elements, … Continue reading

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The Most Important Design Jobs Of The Future | Co.Design | business + design

Design leaders at Google, Microsoft, Autodesk, Ideo, Artefact, Teague, Lunar, Huge, New Deal, and fuseproject predict 18 new design jobs. Source: The Most Important Design Jobs Of The Future | Co.Design | business + design As 2016 closes, we look … Continue reading

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Remembering Carrie Fisher, Writer

As the list of favorite celebrity talent seems to grow even as 2016 comes to an end, I thought it would be good to share this video, created by the website, The MarySue. Carrie Fisher, one of the latest stars … Continue reading

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UCSF Lays Off Tech Workers, Stepping Into Jobs Outsourcing Controversy | News Fix | KQED News

UCSF says it is following what its competitors have already done and has to lay off the workers to cut costs. Source: UCSF Lays Off Tech Workers, Stepping Into Jobs Outsourcing Controversy | News Fix | KQED News While this … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Failed Technical Communicator

“Bless me, Father, for I have sinned! I am a failure in technical communications.” OK, perhaps in many eyes, I haven’t been a failure in technical communications. It will be five years this spring since I graduated with my Masters … Continue reading

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Old Way of Thinking vs. New Way of Thinking–Does it work for Tech Comm?

I was casually reading my LinkedIn feed today, and a new connection of mine had liked this particular infographic that one of their connections made, and that connection had obviously gotten it from somewhere else, so I apologize for not … Continue reading

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