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How to reach tech comm candidates

I like to connect industry professionals with people that they want to know. This blog post is inspired by the numerous requests for “How can I reach qualified technical communication candidates for this job?” and “Do you know anyone for this job?” At least once per week, I get asked “Can you forward this job … Continue reading

Path to STC Associate Fellow

Recognition is a strong motivator. Yesterday I submitted a Society for Technical Communication (STC) Associate Fellow application on behalf of an esteemed colleague. She is deserving of this honorary rank in our Society, as she has consistently told the STC story as she journeys forth in her quest for lifelong learning. In addition to membership … Continue reading

Microsoft Help 3.0 for Visual Studio 10

Microsoft Help 3.0, Help Library Manager Continue reading

Handy DITA links

Handy links for DITA users and knowledge seekers. Continue reading

Topic-based and structured authoring workshop summary

Lessons learned from Neil Perlin’s Topic-based and structured authoring STC workshop on Mar 24, 2010. Continue reading

‘Twas the Night Before a Technical Christmas

‘Twas the Night Before a Technical Christmas: a humorous rendition of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas as rendered nearly unintelligible by a technical writer for a firm that does Government contracting. Continue reading

Online resource list of writing and style guides for MLA, APA, Chicago, and CSE

Link to resource pages created for students to view different styles, university tutorials, and free work-cited style generators. Continue reading

University & College Designers Association (UCDA) online style guides

Link to UCDA list of online style guides. Continue reading