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The Best Technical Writers are Not Techie at All

The job of a technical writer is to translate complex information into words that a non-technical/non-scientific person can understand and use. Now at Source: The Best Technical Writers are Not Techie at All Thanks to Dave Gardner for finding this … Continue reading

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I’ve had 4 jobs in 6 years — and ‘job hopping’ helped me double my salary

Job hopping can actually help your career. Source: I’ve had 4 jobs in 6 years — and ‘job hopping’ helped me double my salary This article is interesting, as it’s written by a millennial who feels that this is the … Continue reading

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How To Impress Recruiters When You’re Unemployed

There’s a good chance recruiters could be biased, but there are ways to overcome this problem. Source: How To Impress Recruiters When You’re Unemployed I found this article through LinkedIn.  While the article has sound advice, I would add two … Continue reading

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The Unforgivable Sin in Silicon Valley: Being Gen-X | Inc.com

If you grew up listening to Pearl Jam, you can kiss your high-tech dream job good-bye. Source: The Unforgivable Sin in Silicon Valley: Being Gen-X | Inc.com Many thanks to Rachel Houghton, fellow technical communicator and Gen X’er, for finding … Continue reading

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Moderately Motivated Gen-Xer for Hire – McSweeney’s Internet Tendency

Source: Moderately Motivated Gen-Xer for Hire – McSweeney’s Internet Tendency This was published a year ago, but it still works. While this is meant to be satire, as it is, it’s almost accurate. When I look at the description, it’s … Continue reading

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Adobe DITA World 2017 – Day 3 Summary by Danielle M. Villegas – Adobe Technical Communication Blog

Summary of Adobe DITA World 2017 Day 3. By resident blogger Danielle M. Villegas Source: Adobe DITA World 2017 – Day 3 Summary by Danielle M. Villegas – Adobe Technical Communication Blog Here’s the summary for Day 3.  Another thing … Continue reading

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Adobe DITA World 2017 – Day 2 Summary by Danielle M. Villegas – Adobe Technical Communication Blog

Summary of Adobe DITA World 2017 Day 2. By resident conference blogger Danielle M. Villegas Source: Adobe DITA World 2017 – Day 2 Summary by Danielle M. Villegas – Adobe Technical Communication Blog This is the summary from Day 2 … Continue reading

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