Re: Future Tech Writer with Software Questions

Subject: Re: Future Tech Writer with Software Questions
From: "Peter Neilson" <neilson -at- windstream -dot- net>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Mon, 29 Jun 2015 12:30:07 -0400

Isn't it some sort of requirement that the manuals for any piece of military equipment weigh some percentage of the equipment's weight? A four-pound manual for a 40,000 pound tank? 0.0002 oz of bits holding the embedded manual for a 2-ounce (military grade) frobnitz?

On Mon, 29 Jun 2015 12:12:17 -0400, Sean Brierley <sean -dot- brierley -at- gerberscientific -dot- com> wrote:

With wars looming in Iran and North Korea, not to mention a strong
possibility of troops going into Iraq to fight Isil? I'm sure the defense
industry has plans to keep business strong. The question is, are technical
communicators part of that future, or overhead?

On Mon, Jun 29, 2015 at 11:55 AM, Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
wrote:

The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a decline in defense sector
employment.

http://www.bls.gov/opub/mlr/2012/01/art4full.pdf
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References:
Re: Future Tech Writer with Software Questions: From: Chris Morton
Re: Future Tech Writer with Software Questions: From: Tony Chung
Re: Future Tech Writer with Software Questions: From: Chris Morton
Re: Future Tech Writer with Software Questions: From: Rick Lippincott
Re: Future Tech Writer with Software Questions: From: Robert Lauriston
Re: Future Tech Writer with Software Questions: From: Sean Brierley

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