How to Get Started as a Technical Writer

How to Get Started as a Technical Writer

by James Gill
How to Get Started as a Technical Writer

How to Get Started as a Technical Writer

by James Gill

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Overview

In 2010, US News and World Report named technical writing one of the "50 Best Careers" in the world.Want a new (or better) career as a technical writer, but aren't sure where to begin? How to Get Started as a Technical Writer is a practical, personal, no-nonsense guide to preparing for and launching your career in technical writing. You won't find a lot of fluff or detailed instructions on how to write. Instead, you'll get over 80 pages of concise, real-world information on what it *really* takes to break into the field.Take advantage of the author's 20 years of industry experience to get answers to questions like:• What is a technical writer?• What does a typical day look like?• What are the "must have" skills for a technical writer?• Should I get more education?And, of course:• How do I get experience and land my first job?How to Get Started as a Technical Writer also includes an extensive list of useful Internet resources and a glossary of up-to-date technical writing terms.


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781475005035
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 03/19/2012
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 86
Product dimensions: 5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.18(d)

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