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Subject:RE: Credit where credit is due?? From:"Ron Hearn" <RHearn -at- cucbc -dot- com> To:<beth -dot- agnew -at- senecac -dot- on -dot- ca> Date:Wed, 8 Mar 2006 13:09:26 -0800
Thanks Beth - it's both a good and true point. I like it.
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Of Beth Agnew
Sent: Wednesday, March 08, 2006 12:50 PM
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Subject: Re: Credit where credit is due??
If we do our jobs well, we always hope that our work is transparent to
the end user. But not transparent to management!
You could use that to inform the offending email sender, or email the
group yourself, to humorously remind them of your contribution.
"As technical writers, we always hope that the work we do in creating
the manuals will be transparent to the end user. Apparently, we have
succeeded admirably! Kudos to everyone on the team. -- From your
invisible but happy technical writer."
Ron Hearn wrote:
> Don't you hate when management sends out an email acknowledging
> who put in a lot of effort on a project to achieve a goal and there is
> no mention of the person who wrote the manuals? Sigh
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