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Subject:Re: TechComm & MarCom From:Dick Margulis <margulis -at- fiam -dot- net> To:"Meyers, Patrick (GES SF)" <meyerpa -at- exchange -dot- ml -dot- com> Date:Mon, 25 Oct 1999 17:36:57 -0400
While John makes some good points, I don't think you have to look at a
Fortune 500 company to find a home for your skills. For one thing,
consulting companies, even fairly small ones, employ full-time
But if you have the broad range of skills you claim, you should be
looking at small startup companies, where one writer often has to wear
many hats--from tech writer to marketing writer to packaging designer to
advertising copywriter to speech writer to ...
"Meyers, Patrick (GES SF)" wrote:
> This brings up a really interesting point! (thanks John, and btw PowerPoint
> is only one of many in my illustrious skill set of desktop publishing and
> Do Tech writing and Marketing/Sales writing ever merge in the writing world,
> in in specific jobs or companies?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: John Posada [mailto:jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com]
> If you want to deal ONLY with PPT, then I'd look at an
> environment that is SO big, that they are cranking out
> presenations hand over fist, a Fortune 500 environment
> comes to mind.