Re: JOB POSTING: Technical Marketing Writer

Subject: Re: JOB POSTING: Technical Marketing Writer
From: Stephen Victor <svictor -at- HOUSTON -dot- GEOQUEST -dot- SLB -dot- COM>
Date: Wed, 23 Apr 1997 14:38:55 -0500

Stephen Forrest wrote:
> I could really take off on this piece of writing, but I sense this is
> not the right forum for it. Since I don't want to slam anyone, nor do
> I want to be flamed, I will merely say that I am really offended by
> it.
> In the interest of being constructive I'll throw this out for
> consideration: what does it mean to be a top performer in the context
> of technical writing?

Isn't "top performer" just marketing speak for "accomplished" or
"experienced" or "a really neato person, just the sort we want to hire"?
I don't see why you were offended. Did I miss a code word somewhere?

Stephen P. Victor Phone: (713) 513-2552
Technical Writer, Software Training Fax: (713) 513-2019
Schlumberger GeoQuest svictor -at- houston -dot- geoquest -dot- slb -dot- com
5599 San Felipe, Suite 1700
Houston, Texas 77056 USA

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