Re: Happy to be a Tech Writer?

Subject: Re: Happy to be a Tech Writer?
From: "Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>, "Chris Kearney" <cak6631 -at- yahoo -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 2 Apr 2007 09:43:23 -0700

I'd have to actually have a job like that to be able to answer the
question. I went from having one foot in an engineer job and
the other in a tech wrier job to having one in a tech writer job
and the other in management. The only jobs I've ever had
where my OTJ duties were limited to writing were 1099
contracts (and when you're self-employed you're still doing
more than one job). So I really couldn't say if I'd be "happy"
doing the "simple job" of tech writing or if it would just
become boring after a while.

Gene Kim-Eng

> Chris Kearney asked in a post:
> <<Sorry, I like my simple job of interviewing users and
> sme's, taking shots, and writing in plain English (my
> language of choice). Is anyone else out there
> actually happy to be a Tech Writer?>>


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