IMAGE SOURCE What is Technical Writing? Technical writing ranges from composing operations manuals and material that improves communications to writing content for engineering, healthcare, IT and other scientific entities. A technical writer may work with various stakeholders including customers, product liability experts, computer scientists, researchers, engineers, and software developers. His/her role may go beyond writing . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Formal writing with pen and paper may have died with the advent of the computer, however the craft has flourished with thanks to the computer. For many, it is less cumbersome and tedious to type communication than sit with pen in hand. This has lead to instantaneous expression on social media and blogs . . .
In the entertainment industry, two of the key positions in a motion picture or television show are the director and technical director. Theatrical productions also have directors and technical directors. Anyone who spends any time watching movies or TV shows has seen mention made of directors and technical directors in credits to these productions. Nonetheless, . . .
The craft of writing is at the heart of a huge range of industries and passions. To name a few: Your favorite stories growing up Your favorite shows and movies Educational and technical materials Marketing copy Speechwriting And while many degrees are meant to help you become a better writer, none spend quite as much . . .
As you slog through the challenges of earning a college degree, you may find yourself longing for the days when essays will be a thing of the past. Business majors have to do quite a lot of writing, both in their college courses and in their future career. Fortunately, you won’t always have to do . . .
IMAGE SOURCE There are ways to craft your writing skills even before applying for college. However, to make this a career, you may want to consider enrolling in a professional, creative, or technical writing program. After four years of study, you should graduate with the skills to seek employment as a writer. However, this is . . .
DegreeQuery reported on the profession of technical writing in our post-10 Creative Careers That Won't Require You to Be a Starving Artist. In this article, we will elaborate on what it takes to prepare for a career in this niche of writing. IMAGE SOURCE What is Technical Writing? The Society for Technical Communication defines technical communicators . . .
If you have always felt at home studying science and math, one thing you may not be looking forward to about college is four (or more) years of writing numerous papers. Students whose strengths are in solving challenging equations or understanding complex technical or scientific processes might be reluctant to take up the inexact challenge . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Overview Technical writers, also called technical communicators, use the written word to convey technical information to a business or consumer audience. They commonly write a wide variety of materials, including: Assembly instructions Fact sheets Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) documents How-to guides Instruction manuals Journal articles Operating manuals Policy and design documents Product packaging . . .