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Subject:Re: Tops in the Field (Bottom?) From:"PRADERIO, LAURA" <PRADERLA -dot- MCMURDO -at- MCMURDO -dot- GOV> Date:Fri, 24 Jan 1997 14:38:00 NZD
>What identifies someone as tops in their field?
>I recently had a writer tell me that she was one of the top ten writers
in the Silicon Valley. I asked her how she knew that, and she said, "I
>But really, is it just a perception, or does everyone agree on who is
tops in the field, and why?
well i can't resist---i want to take the award for being at the bottom of
our field. i'll accept upside down, furthest south, most heavily
dressed, most unfashionably dressed, and most non-humidified (it's drier
than the sahara here). quoting linda's quote-"it's just something i
also in answering her question: i feel my perception is not deluded at
all and i'm sticking to it. `-)
now-if i could just be as deluded about the galley food....
oh-in fairness linda-to answer your question, i think it would too tough
to pinpoint the best in our field, i'm sure there are many bests in
different disciplines of tech communication.