TechWhirl (TECHWR-L) is a resource for technical writing and technical communications professionals of all experience levels and in all industries to share their experiences and acquire information.
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.
Ward Rosenberry wrote:
> I'm looking for someone who can type about 30 pages of text (2
> chapters, each about 15 pages). Ignoring the figures which will be
> re-gerenated - it comes out to about 20 pages - procedures, short
> descriptions, etc., - your typical tech manual.
> A client has lost the files but I have hard copy for reference (can be
> faxed or overnighted (<-a made-up word)). I can also supply (via
> email) a sample file/template. A non-disclosure agreement is required.
Why not just scan the pages, or have any local secretarial
firm do the typing (rather than having undoubtedly-more-expensive
tech writers do it)?