Archive | Technical Writing

The Art of Saying Less: Minimalism

Everyone is familiar with the information overload experience. Having spent your hard-earned cash on the latest product, perhaps a Smart TV, that promises to transform your life, you switch it on and are presented with a myriad of options, none of which you require. You open up the accompanying manual and groan audibly as you […]

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Recruiting for Documentation Project Manager

We have just opened a new position for a full-time documentation project manager at Technically Write IT. The successful candidate will report directly to the company CEO, becoming part of an organisation and management team with a dynamic and communicative atmosphere. They will take responsibility for managing documentation teams on projects of varying size and […]

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Tips for Embarking on a Career in Technical Writing

I was recently invited to give a guest lecture to students at the University of Limerick (UL) in Ireland who are studying technical communication. The university offers a range of part-time and full-time courses in this area both for undergraduate and post-graduate students, including the popular, industry-focused M.A. in Technical Communication and E-Learning. As a […]

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TWi Invited to User Assistance Conference

UA Europe is an annual conference for technical communicators that focuses on software user assistance and online help. It provides updates on the latest industry trends, technical developments, and best practices in software user assistance. This year, for the first time, the conference is being held in Ireland. User Assistance User assistance is another term […]

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TWi Named an Emergent Techcomm Leader in 2011

MindTouch, a US-based company that has developed a cloud-based help system of the same name, recently released a list of the most influential techcomm* leaders in 2011. We were delighted that Technically Write IT (TWi) was recognised as a techcomm leader by ranking fifth in the Most Emergent Techcomm Influencer category, which identifies individuals and organisations with the […]

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