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Which Skill Sets Are Important for a Technical Writer?

This article first appeared in Writing Assistance, Inc. Like any profession, becoming a technical writer requires a mastery of a certain set of skills. When large manuals were the standard in the profession, this skill set involved primarily writing and illustration skills. But today the worlds of communications and technology have evolved dramatically. How has that evolution […]

Playing with NLP

Written by Teresa Goertz People like people who like themselves. It was the first quote—though not the last— that Master NLP Trainer, Lindagail Campell, used to kick off the evening’s presentation, Picking up the Cues. Lindagail describes Neuro-linguistic Programming (NLP) as a comprehensive set of skills for personal growth and professional development, including verbal and […]

How Technical Writers Can Benefit from Agile Development

*Due to web issues, we lost information on who authored this piece.  If this is your work, please let us know and we will give you publishing credit.* The main principle of agile development is that all members of a product team sit and work together, developing code, writing documentation, testing, and providing quality assurance. […]