Re: Persistence in tech writing

Subject: Re: Persistence in tech writing
From: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Dan Goldstein <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 3 Jun 2011 13:55:06 -0400

Persistence, creativity, especially adaptability (which encompasses
the two) go a long way. Interviewing skills are, IMHO, not as
important as solid interpersonal communication and social skills.

On Fri, Jun 3, 2011 at 1:50 PM, Dan Goldstein
<DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com> wrote:
> I saw an ad on another e-mail list, posted by a tech writing company
> that's looking to expand. They listed the usual technical skills
> (databases, networks) and corporate buzzwords ("team player, determined
> to succeed"), but also... "Outstanding interviewing skills, persistence,
> and adaptability."
>
> Being *politely* persistent makes a huge difference in this line of
> work. Kudos to that company for realizing it!

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Bill Swallow

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