RE: What *is* a documentation specialist?

Subject: RE: What *is* a documentation specialist?
From: "Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 1 Feb 2010 11:50:39 -0500

The new definition isn't perfect, but it's *much* better than the old
one -- thanks for the citation!

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bill Swallow
> Sent: Monday, February 01, 2010 11:40 AM
> To: Peter Neilson
> Cc: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
> Subject: Re: What *is* a documentation specialist?
> Well, I was corrected off-list. The BLS info was in fact
> updated this past December. Looks like the title used is
> still "Technical Writer"
> but also has a nod to "Technical Communicator" and has
> updated duties, responsibilities, and median salary/earnings
> info. This paints a much better picture for us than the old
> description.
> This is something we can actually USE when job hunting.

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