FREE Webinar: Understanding the Basics of Crisis Communication Copy

Disasters -- such as pandemics, hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, wildfires, or earthquakes -- can strike at any time. Effective crisis communication can mitigate the problems caused by a disaster and help people and businesses get back to normal. This webinar will provide effective practices for communicating in times of crisis, and guidelines for promoting business continuity.

FREE Webinar: Writing Motions for the Annual Business Meeting

Keen to present a motion at the STC Annual Business Meeting, and want to make sure your intent comes across clearly and effectively? Not sure about the rules surrounding motions or the STC annual business meeting and why some motions are not allowed? Attend this webinar with STC Outgoing Secretary Kirsty Taylor for help creating a valid motion to put to the membership at the Annual Business Meeting. The intent of this webinar is not to vet motions before they are presented, only to help make the process more efficient at the Annual Business Meeting.

FREE Webinar: Understanding the Basics of Crisis Communication

Disasters -- such as pandemics, hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, wildfires, or earthquakes -- can strike at any time. Effective crisis communication can mitigate the problems caused by a disaster and help people and businesses get back to normal. This webinar will provide effective practices for communicating in times of crisis, and guidelines for promoting business continuity.

FREE for STC Members Webinar: 2018-2019 Salary Database: Utilizing the Information and Key Trends Copy Copy

Governance may not be a “four letter word” but in many organizations that’s exactly how it’s treated. Governance is key in all organizations that create content, and it’s especially important in regulated industries where content must be scrutinized and verified before it’s made available to the public. Often it’s blamed for slowing down the creative process, or increasing time-to-market. Those aren’t features of “governance”, but are indicative of a poor or inappropriate implementation. Join me as I explain why governance is important and how you can streamline your governance process.

FREE for STC Members: Certified Professional Technical Communicator: Intro to Foundation and Practitioner Levels

Governance may not be a “four letter word” but in many organizations that’s exactly how it’s treated. Governance is key in all organizations that create content, and it’s especially important in regulated industries where content must be scrutinized and verified before it’s made available to the public. Often it’s blamed for slowing down the creative process, or increasing time-to-market. Those aren’t features of “governance”, but are indicative of a poor or inappropriate implementation. Join me as I explain why governance is important and how you can streamline your governance process.

Technical Knowledge: Rethinking Technical Communication Teams

In a product setting, technical communication exists for one reason: to enable users to accomplish their goals with the product. To successfully accomplish this goal, we need to break down the traditional organizational silos of Documentation, Training, Product and Support, and move to conversation to a higher level: one of Technical Knowledge. Join this webinar to learn more about one team's journey in rethinking Technical Communication teams. Listen to the stories and lessons learned during that process to understand how you can rethink your own Technical Communication work to elevate the conversation and the impact of what we do.