RE: ethics, morals in documentation?

Subject: RE: ethics, morals in documentation?
From: bryan -dot- westbrook -at- amd -dot- com
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 6 Apr 2001 12:04:17 -0500

This is really the reality of the job market as a whole. Right out of
college, I went to work as a writer for a defense contractor. Two years
later, I started looking for a new job in the computer industry, but it took
me about 9 months to finally find one, largely because of the industry I had
been working in at the time (and this was in the good old Clinton economy

In my case, it was not a matter of prejudice, but the fact that interviewers
did not see how my skills could transfer to a new subject matter. Whether
people like it or not, what industry you work in does affect how future
employers look at you.

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From: Arlen -dot- P -dot- Walker -at- jci -dot- com [mailto:Arlen -dot- P -dot- Walker -at- jci -dot- com]
Sent: Friday, April 06, 2001 11:49 AM
Subject: RE: ethics, morals in documentation?

basis, couldn't find a job because of the industry in which he currently


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