Re: New Poll Question

Subject: Re: New Poll Question
From: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Damien Braniff <Damien -dot- Braniff -at- asg -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2005 08:15:12 -0500

> On the TW front, when I started the only tools war around was pencil or
> pen? And you weren't considered a 'proper' tech writer until you had
> mastered the art of cut 'n' stick where you could copy pages with stuck
> done illustrations without getting the join appearing when you
> photocopied it!

Well, to be fair, my first techcomm-related job involved producing
camera-ready copy using hot wax for illustration placement, and
drafting pens for callouts. And that was in 1995-6. ;-)

I'm glad I had that hands-on experience, though. It gave me design
insights that I don't think I would have learned (on the job)

Bill Swallow
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WWP-Users List Owner
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