Technical communication

Social Hacks for Techwriters

As a technical writer, your job is to research and create information about technical processes or products for the benefit of your target audience. In the research part of the job, you’ll most likely come in contact with subject matter experts of all shapes, sizes, and colors. Your job is, much like a Special Forces  […]

Technical communication

From SME to techwriter in 7 steps.

I work as a professional technical writer even though I am really a subject matter expert. This provides a lot of challenges and opportunities.  Before my current job I couldn’t care less about the uses of en and em dashes, something that has now taken up at least an hour of my life. More importantly […]