Nathan F. Emerson
Networking Profile

10 Musket Drive, Acton, MA 01720 H (978) 264 4030 Cell (978) 793 0440

Objective

Continue as a Director/Manager responsible for managing a department that designs and develops deliverables to assist customers in learning about a company's products. I am interested in the following functional areas.

Technical Communications

Translation

Education Services

Training

e-Learning

Technical Publications

Localization

Curriculum Development

GUI Design

Web Content

Target Industries

Software applications-- eBusiness/Internet/Enterprise/CRM -- Online financial services -- Content management

Target Companies

Financial Fusion

Fidelity

Concord Communications

ATG

Bowstreet

MRO Software

Progress Software

Sonic Software

BEA Systems

Infinium

Intuit

Interwoven

Ariba

Vignette

Documentum

Altio

Microsoft

Skills and Knowledge

Technical Communications, technical writing, editing, training, illustration, e-learning, courseware, translation, and instructional design

People, project, and department management, team building, processes and standards, budgeting, and contract negotiations

Software, Internet, e-business, B2B, XSLT, XML application development, business process management, distributed architectures, JSP, J2EE application servers, expert systems, client/server, API, data processing and collection, wireless, and telecommunications

Localization, user analysis, business requirement definition, SQA, GUI design, development methodologies, content management

Professional Experience

Manager, Technical Documentation

eXcelon Corporation

Manager, Technical Documentation

MultiLogic, Inc.

Manager and Technical Writer

High Jump Software (Data Collection Systems)

Consultant

Aggregate Computing, Information Advantage, Apertus, and Unisys

Lead Technical Writer and Editor

Burlington Northern

Technical Writer

Nortel Networks (Northern Telecom, Inc.)

Environmental Engineer

Weston and Sampson Engineers, Inc.

Science Teacher

Buckingham, Browne, and Nichols School

Education, Seminars, and Courses

BS, Environmental Studies

Springfield College

Environmental Engineering

Northeastern University

Economics and Accounting

Harvard University Extension School

International Relations

Harvard University J.F.K. School of Government

Best Practices Conference

The Center for Information-Development Management

How to Plan, Develop, and Evaluate Training

Clark Training & Consulting

FrameMaker

PUBSNET Inc.

Object-oriented software design

MultiLogic

The Help Technology Conference

Boston

Robohelp training

Weisner Associates

Human Factors and Information Mapping

Unisys Corporation

Online Documentation Seminar

William Horton Associates

Leadership, Team Building, Quality, and Conflict Management

Burlington Northern

Project Management

American Management Association

Documentation Management

Comtech Services