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Subject:Re: How to I get into this field? From:"John Posada" <jposada99 -at- gmail -dot- com> To:neilson -at- windstream -dot- net Date:Mon, 13 Oct 2008 16:08:54 -0400
I'm not talkikng about absurd comparisons.
Why must it be either-or?
> When hiring beginning writers enthusiasm is all you can trust. We found, years ago when putting together a writing department out of nothing, that an enthusiastic person--one who enjoyed techie stuff and could write--was better at tech writing than a tech expert who could not.
> HR and to some extent management, on the other hand, want to see quantifiable accomplishments before they'll interview, let alone hire. They expect eight years with Vista, or at least someone who claims to have that.
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