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Careers in Technical Writing
An article by Allan Hoffman explaining the careers and opportunities available in the technical writing field.
Concise, SCANNABLE, and Objective
An in-depth article on how to write for the web and what online readers look for.
Editing Sure Has Changed. Or Has It?
A look at how technology has changed the jobs of editors and writers.
Effective Business Writing: The White Paper
An article providing information about how to write a white paper.
Ethics of Technical Publishing: Trust Yourself
An article providing a look into the ethic side of technical publishing and writing. Who can you trust and what do you do when you are confronted with an unethical boss, co-worker or assignment.
FAQ about Freelance Technical Communication
Comprehensive question and answer about Freelance Technical Communication provided by members of the CIC SIG of the Rocky Mountain Chapter of STC.
Good Communication: Seeing the Forest While Managing the Trees
An article to help you learn how to clearly communicate information to your readers.
How to Become a Technical Writer
This article by Michael Knowles offers an explanation of what technical writing is and suggestions for getting started in technical writer.
How to Estimate Project Time
An article to help technical writers estimate how long a project will take them.
How to Get Started in Technical Writing
An article by technical writer Gary Conroy about how to get started in technical writing.