RE: What tech writers "do"

Subject: RE: What tech writers "do"
From: "Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 8 Nov 2006 16:41:08 -0500


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Melissa Nelson
> Sent: Wednesday, November 08, 2006 4:28 PM
> To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
> Subject: What tech writers "do"
> I will representing Michigan Tech and technical writers in
> general at the National College Fair next week in
> Baltimore. I was hoping to put together a list of what
> tech writers do, so that when I am asked that question, I
> can give some interesting answers, and not just the
> generic "write manuals and stuff" reply.
> I would really appreciate some help in replying to what we
> do. I can give them a list of what I do...but then again,
> that might scare them away. :) Also, if anyone has advice
> for me to pass on to young innocent souls who may
> wish to become tech writers...let me know!

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