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Subject:Re: CHAT: how times have changed From:Kathleen Kuvinka <kkuvinka -at- CLIENTELE -dot- COM> Date:Wed, 11 Nov 1998 08:03:55 -0800
I agree with Brian. What I am more interested in, Jessica, is why you feel
that things HAVE changed??
> -----Original Message-----
> Unfortunately, most of the companies I worked with (even up
> to two years
> ago) still view tech writers as Second Class citizens. They even view
> those with much experience in the same light as those with little
> experience. But then again, have yet to work for a "good company".