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Subject:Levels of Job Responsibility From:Nancy Allison <maker -at- verizon -dot- net> To:techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com Date:Thu, 20 May 2010 15:51:32 -0500 (CDT)
Once more, with content.
We got into this topic a little while ago when I asked for your thoughts about the difference between a principal writer and a senior writer.
I understand from your answers that job levels and titles vary widely between companies and there is no hard-and-fast rule or set of job standards.
HOWEVER, I need some reasonable resource to refer to that goes over this ground and makes the basic distinctions. An STC publication? A Bureau of Labor publication?
If you know of any resource that establishes what you consider to be reasonable levels of tech writer job proficiency, I would love to know about it. I need to refer to more than my own opinions when I discuss this topic in a few days.
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