Writing Productivity: How I Use the Pomodoro Technique to Get More Done

What is the Pomodoro Technique? Set a timer for 25 minutes, and work. Then, take a break for 5 minutes. Then do it all over again. That, in a nutshell, is the Pomodoro Technique (PT). I’m pretty into productivity tools, but when I first read about PT, I thought it sounded too simplistic. I didn’t understand the point of working for exactly 25 minutes. And … Continue reading Writing Productivity: How I Use the Pomodoro Technique to Get More Done

Outside Writing: “Dos and Don’ts Resumes and Job Applications-What I know now that I’m 30+” by editorialmania

As an editorial manager, I do a lot of hiring. One of the most time-consuming, tiresome, sometimes amusing, sometimes appalling parts of the candidate screening process is reviewing resumes. When I see the following DON’TS, all I can do is think “What were they thinking?” Things that do not belong in your job application (that […] via Dos and Don’ts: Resumes and Job Applications — What … Continue reading Outside Writing: “Dos and Don’ts Resumes and Job Applications-What I know now that I’m 30+” by editorialmania

Outside Writing: “Crafting Your Technical Writing Resume by Amruta Ranade

Note: Although this post is intended for technical writing students who are about to begin the job search process, but the techniques here might be useful for other students as well. In this blog post, let’s discuss how to craft your technical writing resume. The most important thing to remember is that your resume is […] via Crafting your technical writing resume — Amruta Ranade Continue reading Outside Writing: “Crafting Your Technical Writing Resume by Amruta Ranade

Top 10 Jobs For Writing Lovers

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This is a guest post by Warren, a marketing enthusiast, and blogger at EduGeeksClub, who loves music. If he doesn’t have a guitar in his hands, he’s probably embracing new technologies and marketing techniques online. You can connect with Warren on Twitter and Facebook. Top 10 Jobs For Writing Lovers Writing has always been my thing. From poems to… Continue reading Top 10 Jobs For Writing Lovers