Re: STC Certification

Subject: Re: STC Certification
From: Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L Writing <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:05:49 -0800

Excellent advice. If I were hiring, experience with HTML, CSS,
JavaScript, Java, Python, or SQL would give an applicant the edge.

On Thu, Feb 11, 2016 at 6:12 AM, Daniel Friedman
<daniel -dot- friedman42 -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
> ... Someone starting out would probably be better served spending their time
> building portfolio pieces through school or by volunteering time to a
> non-profit or open-source projects on github.
> If certification was to be pursued, it might be better to go for certs in
> specific subject-domains relevant to the industries that you are trying to
> break into. For example, in IT it would show a good baseline of knowledge
> to get the COMPTIA A+ or the entry level Microsoft MCSE: Desktop
> Infastructure cert. I am not familiar with other industries, but I am sure
> there are similar courses/certifications for
> healthcare/finance/government/etc.
Visit TechWhirl for the latest on content technology, content strategy and content development |


You are currently subscribed to TECHWR-L as archive -at- web -dot- techwr-l -dot- com -dot-

To unsubscribe send a blank email to
techwr-l-leave -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com

Send administrative questions to admin -at- techwr-l -dot- com -dot- Visit for more resources and info.

Looking for articles on Technical Communications? Head over to our online magazine at

Looking for the archived Techwr-l email discussions? Search our public email archives @


STC Certification: From: Claire Lundeby
Re: STC Certification: From: Robert Lauriston
Re: STC Certification: From: Monique Semp
Re: STC Certification: From: Robert Lauriston
RE: STC Certification: From: Kathy Bowman
RE: STC Certification: From: Rebecca Officer
RE: STC Certification: From: Dan Goldstein
Re: STC Certification: From: Daniel Friedman

Previous by Author: Re: Information Architecture seems quite similar to Technical Writing
Next by Author: Re: STC Certification
Previous by Thread: Re: STC Certification
Next by Thread: Re: STC Certification

What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads