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Subject:Re: business cards From:"Wayne J. Douglass" <wayned -at- VERITY -dot- COM> Date:Wed, 5 Feb 1997 08:33:59 -0800
At 09:17 PM 2/4/97 EST, Virginia Butler wrote:
>Do all technical communicators have business cards? I am working at a
>corporation that does not issue business cards unless the employee has
>outside contact (e.g., sales or managers). When I attended an STC meeting to
>recruit for an open position, I was told to give out my director's business
>instead. I have offered to pay for my own company business cards, but this too
>was not allowed. I have resolved the issue by purchasing my own business cards
>that do not have any company identification on them, but I was wondering
>anyone else had experienced a similar struggle to be recognized as a
>professional. Any thoughts on this?
Some companies are just cheapskates. You, alas, work for one. Get your
revenge. Describe this situation to Scott Adams and maybe it will appear in
Verity, Inc. Email: wayned -at- verity -dot- com
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