RE: Hey! She messed with *my* manual

Subject: RE: Hey! She messed with *my* manual
From: "Lorenzen, Jane {PBSG}" <jane -dot- lorenzen -at- pbsg -dot- com>
To: Gene Kim-Eng <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>, "Downing, David" <david -dot- downing -at- Fiserv -dot- com>, TECHWR-L Writing <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 20 Mar 2009 16:54:14 -0500

Several months after developing training on some in-house software, I was stunned to see that my SME had changed the font throughout the entire training guide to MS Comic and added a byline to the FRONT COVER that made us co-authors. I stammered a "gee, you shouldn't have" to hide my horror. I didn't add that piece to my portfolio when I left that job.

Jane Lorenzen

-----Original Message-----
From: Gene Kim-Eng
Sent: Friday, March 20, 2009 1:34 PM
To: Downing, David; TECHWR-L Writing
Subject: Re: Hey! She messed with *my* manual

As long as they're not putting my name on it, no.

Gene Kim-Eng

----- Original Message -----
From: "Downing, David" <david -dot- downing -at- Fiserv -dot- com> Now I realize that when you work for a company, as part of a documentation department, no one person in the department owns a manual, and furthermore, I've made revisions to other manuals that I didn't originally write. But nevertheless, I found it rather disconcerting to have someone revising one of "my" manuals.

Is that a feeling anybody else has had?


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