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Kristen  Dedeaux

Kristen Dedeaux
Technical Writer, Editor , Kristen Dedeaux Consulting

Kristen Dedeaux is a technical writer and an open source enthusiast. She has a passion for the written word and enjoys sharing her editorial expertise with others. Throughout her seven-year career as a content manager and editor in the fast-paced financial industry, she has championed several successful training programs and designed numerous writing workshops. Within the past year, she created an internal corporate blog, “The Writer’s Block: Tips for Better Business Writing”, which received positive feedback from users across the globe, particularly from software engineers. The fastest red pen in the West, she can wrangle any stubborn sentence into shape.

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Kristen Dedeaux (Kristen Dedeaux Consulting )
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So you know Java, Scala, Python, and Perl, but do you know the correct usage of a semicolon when it comes to the English language? Writers and engineers alike often fall victim to grammatical blunders that can obscure their intended message. Fortunately, there are some simple ways of spotting and correcting these errors. Once learned, your writing will improve and your readers will thank you. Read more.