Summit

May
01

Useful Shareware for Technical Communicators

This talk covers advanced text editors, search-and-replace tools, file/folder comparison tools, security tools, and other tools to “let the computer do the working.”

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May
01

The Impact of Web 2.0 on Technical Communication

Wikis, RSS, search, forums . . . are they a threat or an opportunity for user assistance professionals? In this session, you’ll see the integration of user-generated content and professional technical communication.

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May
01

Report from 20 Years (Nearly) in the Self-Employment Trenches (Full Session)

In 1995, after 11 years with a company and 20 years in the field, I was downsized and “went out on my own,” as working independently can be euphemistically described. In 2015, I will have worked 20 years this way. This session describes my myriad experiences: why and how clients came and went; how to […]

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May
01

Introduction to XSL Transforms

Learn one technology and you soon find you need to learn another that sits on top of it! Examples abound: HTML/CSS, JavaScript/DHTML, and of course XML/XSL. In this session, you will discover XSL, the XML stylesheet language, and learn some coding basics. You will explore transforms (the T in XSLT), and how they interact with […]

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May
01

From TechComm to UX: Are You a Designer

Tell (and believe) the story of your transition! Learn to assess your transferable skills, position yourself in the local market, and hold your head high in pursuit of UX jobs.

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