Re: Contracting

Subject: Re: Contracting
From: "Ed Wurster" <eawurster -at- hotmail -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2004 09:16:13 -0500

Steven Jong wrote:
> Technical writing is glorified secretarial work, eh? Ouch! Well, by
> that logic programmers are glorified keypunch operators 8^)
> By the way, engineers *are* literal minded. If someone says he can do
> your job with his hands tied behind his back, bet him that he can't.
> On
> the spot. Put down as much money as you've got. I guarantee you that
> he
> will fall hopelessly behind schedule trying to type with his nose.

Some engineers write very well, and can do the tech writing when required.

A smart engineer will avoid the work and request experienced help.

Ed Wurster


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