RE: Interviewing technical writers

Subject: RE: Interviewing technical writers
From: "Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riveraintech -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2012 12:36:34 -0400

As far as I'm concerned, "new paradigms" are called that because they're
worth exactly twenty cents.

Or does it mean they're redoing Roosevelt's image on the obverse?...


-----Original Message-----
From: Gene Kim-Eng
Sent: Thursday, April 12, 2012 12:26 PM
To: Chris Despopoulos; Joyce -dot- Fetterman -at- L-3com -dot- com;
techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Subject: Re: Interviewing technical writers

I haven't been asked any of the mind game interview questions since the
dotcom, and every company that ever asked them of me ended up crashing
and burning. So what these questions tell me is that the interviewers
haven't the initiative or skill to devise questions that actually relate
to their real-world needs and are pulling questions off the web or from
one of those "new paradigm" management books that ultimately turned out
to be "how to start and crash a company before you make it to the tenth
easy lesson" manuals.





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References:
Re: Interviewing technical writers: From: Chris Despopoulos
RE: Interviewing technical writers: From: Joyce . Fetterman
Re: Interviewing technical writers: From: Gene Kim-Eng
Re: Interviewing technical writers: From: Chris Despopoulos
Re: Interviewing technical writers: From: Gene Kim-Eng

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