Tech comm trends

Providing value as a generalist in a sea of specialists

By Tom Johnson / @tomjohnson

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Overview of my argument

  • Technology is getting more specialized/complex.
  • This complexity drives up the value of technical knowledge, making it more prized than writing skills.
  • To handle the complexity, technical writers must play increasingly collaborative roles with engineers to create documentation

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Tom Johnson
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