2011 STC Technical Communication Summit

May
01

Radically Open Documentation

What’s it like to not just allow community contributions to your documentation, but depend on them? What if literally anybody could edit the docs and see your work as you write? Mozilla doc team members share their experiences working with radically open documentation for end-users and developers.

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May
01

Make It Snappy-Web-Based Reference Guides

So many companies create training and then wonder why it doesn’t stick. One reason is that the Web has changed how we acquire information. We expect it faster and training is no exception. “Make It Snappy” demonstrates simple principles professionals can follow to create fast, on-demand Web-based Quick Reference Guides

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May
01

Refining the Content Lifecycle

The content lifecycle is at the core of the content strategy. Managing the content lifecycle is the implementation of a strategy, and a successful implementation means managing all of the components of the lifecycle. See how a content lifecycle applies in a variety of circumstances.

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May
01

10 Tips for a Better Survey

Surveys: so easy to do, so hard to do well. If you want to get the most out of your next survey, come to this presentation for tips on questions, the process of the survey, incentives and most of all: testing.

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May
01

DITA Specialization-Why Would I do That?

The words DITA and Specialization are often linked-but is specialization really required in order to use DITA? What is it, and when is it really a good idea? We will go over the basics and then discuss the process IBM uses when deciding when to specialize.

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Career Center

Find your next job/contract opportunity here! Look at the STC Job Bank and get 14-day advance access to the newest employment opportunities.

Publications

Access to our industry-leading publications: Intercom, Technical Communication journal, STC’s Notebook blog, newsletters, and the Body of Knowledge (TCBOK).

Education

The educational opportunities that STC members gain access to offer a breadth of continuing education knowledge in a variety of formats including webinars, online courses, Summit sessions, and more.

Community

Leverage the power of members from around the world. Build relationships, advance your career through STC’s global community of technical communicators.

Contact

Society for Technical Communication
Phone: +1 (703) 522-4114 | Fax: +1 (703) 522-2075
3251 Blenheim Boulevard | Suite 406 | Fairfax, Virginia 22030
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About

The Society for Technical Communication advances technical communication as the discipline of transforming complex information into usable content for products, processes, and services.

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