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John Kunney

Ever consider a career in technical writing. This job market is very high in demand especially in the field of IT. In this field you're focused on writing detailed instructions that allow the user to carry out certain tasks. Your true purpose is to make the complicated seem easy and if you succeed, they will like your work.

For the most part you could work for various industries writing technical manuals on how to use or maintain their products. For me one minute I could be writing a manual for a cargo plane, the next for a tactical fighter, or the next an unmanned aerial vehicle (or UAV). The subjects of the manuals are always changing and are very exciting to work with. I would have to write manuals on how to remove and install parts and components, maintain, inspect, or operate the product.

What I also love the most about my job is I pretty much work on my own. My boss isn't always looking over my shoulder and I can work at my own pace. My writing skills are always tested as well as my creativity. You could also work as a freelancer where you're basically your own boss. I got to travel a lot since most of my clients rarely existed in one spot. On top of this most companies are willing to pay for your living expenses if you agree to take on the project.

Please give this opportunity some consideration because there are plenty of them out there.

Answered 1 year ago

John Kunney