Author archive: aphansalker

Spotlight: Rick Georg

Spotlight: Rick Georg

After 25 years as an adult educator, Rick Georg decided to listen to his heart and follow his passion for writing. When I met Rick at a Tech Comm Café, I wanted to explore why he decided to switch careers and how his previous work experience is helping him make that transition. What inspires you…

Not just a writer! From a content generator to something more

When the much-debated value of a technical writer’s contribution assumes centerstage, nothing says it better than the changing nature of the technical writing profession. Originally the “story-tellers” for the product at hand, writers today, are donning more hats than what they had before. Of course, with much aplomb! The growing competitiveness of businesses translates to…