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Jan
12

Rethinking Scientific Research Communication

Technical communicators are perfectly poised to help with scientific, academic, or research content distribution and accessibility by providing clear, understandable text and images to accurately convey complex information. But they can support sharing of research information even further by employing three strategies for knowledge dissemination. This presentation considers Mike Morrison’s Poster 2.0 strategy, scientific project websites, and audio podcasts as unique communication forms that could help with knowledge sharing within academic, scientific, and research communities.

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Nov
03

What Do They Really Think of Us? Results of a Study of Perceptions Held by “Clients” of Technical Communication

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER: STC Members: $29 USD; Nonmembers $59 USD What Do They Really Think of Us? Results of a Study of Perceptions Held by "Clients" of Technical Communication Wednesday, 3 November 2021 at 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Eastern time (GMT-4) Although technical communicators typically focus on their readers or users, in nearly [...]
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Sep
02

Beyond the How-to: Special Requirements of Medical Software Documentation

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER: STC Members: $29 USD; Nonmembers $59 USD Beyond the How-to: Special Requirements of Medical Software Documentation Thursday, 2 September 2021 at 12 Noon to 1:00 PM Eastern time (GMT-4) Medical software documentation starts with a foundation of privacy protection and accessibility. It is built with good communication, SME interviews, and an [...]
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Dec
01

Managing the Middle Years of Your Career

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER: STC Members: $29 USD; Nonmembers $59 USD Managing the Middle Years of Your Career Wednesday, 1 December 2021 at 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Eastern time (GMT-5) With the 2018 “census” of technical communicators showing that majority are at mid- or late career, a key challenge people face is strategizing how [...]
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Sep
01

Designing for Safety: Key Considerations

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER: STC Members: $29 USD; Nonmembers $59 USD Designing for Safety: Key Considerations Wednesday, 1 September 2021;  12 Noon to 1:00 PM Eastern time (GMT-4) “How will our products harm people?” As tech workers, we don’t often ask this question—but we should. Too often, we design for an ideal circumstance that doesn’t [...]
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