I like to set a time limit on myself in which I must complete directly at or before that time limit. By putting a time limit on myself, i'm putting pressure on myself and I work well under pressure.
I generally identify and understand the team and the delegate work according to their capabilities.
Dividing to my time with dead lines.
What do you like least about being a technical writer?
People don't understand what exactly is a technical writers job and wants to finish highly sensitive work in impossible deadlines.
In some organizations, technical writers are not respected as much as developers or QA. The management sees technical writing as just a chore and not as an asset to the team. I have had to work with managers who do not know how technical writers function and expect us to provide good quality documentation in highly impossible timelines.
What are your key skills?
I pride in that I listen and try hard to achieve the goals set by the enduser.
I am very good listener, writer and creative too.
Clarity and attention to detail.
Why do you like most about being a technical writer?
I like to write and I have been a technical writer for 7 years. I enjoy working in an environment where I can learn new tools, work on many different types of products and interact with different teams.
Relaying information that is understood by many in short passages.
I love to learn new stuff every now and then for which I interact with people and document it. I simply love my job.
Learning new technology and new software and businesses.
What is your favorite part of technical writing?
Describe a time when you came up with a creative solution to a problem in your past work.
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Describe some recent projects you have worked on.
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