Adobe Robohelp

Get new posts delivered straight to your inbox.

Subscriber count: 3,220

Adobe Robohelp

Ten Lessons Learned as a Technical Communicator — Interview with Rahul Prabhakar

Jan 13, 2007 • podcasts

Download the MP3 File
Duration: 49 min.

Rahul Prabhakar talks with us today about ten lessons he has learned as a technical communicator. Rahul is an Indian technical writer living in South Korea working for Samsung. You can read more about the lessons he talks about from his ten lessons learned post.

Here's a snapshot of the 10 lessons:

  • Lesson 1: Choose the Right Words
  • Lesson 2: Strike a Rapport with Your Audience
  • Lesson 3: Pay Attention to Details
  • Lesson 4: Meet the Expectations
  • Lesson 5: Break the Mediocrity
  • Lesson 6: Know Your Role Well
  • Lesson 7: Steer Away from the Usual Rut
  • Lesson 8: Don't Network for the Heck of It
  • Lesson 9: Education is only a Catalyst
  • Lesson 10: Don't Suppress the Writer in You

Links mentioned in the podcast:

Contact Rahul at prabhakar.rahul@gmail.com
Contact me at tom@idratherbewriting.com. You can also view my blog.


Get new posts delivered straight to your inbox.

Subscriber count: 3,220

About Tom Johnson

Tom Johnson

I'm a technical writer based in the California San Francisco Bay area. Topics I write about on this blog include technical writing, authoring and publishing tools, API documentation, tech comm trends, visual communication, technical writing career advice, information architecture and findability, developer documentation, and more. If you're a professional or aspiring technical writer, be sure to subscribe to email updates using the form above. You can learn more about me here.