Re: Can this career be saved?

Subject: Re: Can this career be saved?
From: beelia <beelia -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: becca -at- di -dot- org
Date: Mon, 6 Jun 2011 14:53:11 -0700


Programming skills are a specialty, most tech writing jobs in my area do not
require them. But if an employer specifies something like JavaScript, you're
quite right, you'd need that to apply.

On Mon, Jun 6, 2011 at 2:25 PM, Becca <becca_price -at- yahoo -dot- com> wrote:

> --- On Mon, 6/6/11, beelia <beelia -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
> > A lot depends on your location. Take a look at and
> > see what tools
> > are cited in the job reqs in your area.
> i didn't know about - thanks for the reference.
> There's only one tech writer job listed for SE Michigan, and that's calling
> for web development skills too, and DreamWeaver - I used a very early
> version of DW, but that was pre-CSS. They also want JavaScript, which lets
> me out; I'm not a programmer. Broadening the description of what I'm
> looking for, they all want programming abilities in addition to tech
> documentation. Is this common?
> oh, well. It's a good resource to keep checking!
> does anyone here have any feelings about
> -becca

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