Documentation Office Hours recording 10th May 2024

Live from Madrid

A special live in-person recording from Madrid with several technical authors answering questions such as “What’s the most trouble your work has got you into?”

00:10 Welcome
01:20 Introductions
02:55 “What brought you to technical writing?”
13:00 “Why do technical authors come from such broad backgrounds?”
18:50 “What attributes do we all have in common?”
30:41 “What’s the most trouble you’ve been in with documentation?”
42:21 “Do you feel intimidated by a blank page?”
47:10 “Do you have any career advice for becoming a technical author?”
52:27 “What’s the best complement you’ve had about your writing?”