Become a Technical Writer, Degree or Not

Among the most common questions of those looking to become a technical writer are: What type of schooling or training do I need? Is a certificate good enough? Do I need a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree? Technical writing (or, technical communication) programs are offered at junior colleges, universities, trade schools, on-line (distant learning), and other … Read moreBecome a Technical Writer, Degree or Not

Getting Started in Technical Writing with Little or No Experience

People with a technical or scientific background shouldn’t have too much of a problem becoming a technical writer providing they write pretty well. But what if you’re starting off and don’t have experience or proven writing skills to promote? We’ve all been there. The following ideas may help. Before you get started… See if technical … Read moreGetting Started in Technical Writing with Little or No Experience