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For two decades, technical communicators have turned to TechWhirl to ask and answer questions about the always-changing world of technical communications, such as tools, skills, career paths, methodologies, and emerging industries. The TechWhirl Archives and magazine, created for, by and about technical writers, offer a wealth of knowledge to everyone with an interest in any aspect of technical communications.
I've been asked twice when I interviewed for tech writing jobs how
fast I could type. The answer was, actually, "slow." But I said both
times, "I've found that that really didn't matter in my other
technical writing positions." Well, it worked for me. It was also