It may be summer, but school’s just starting for technical communicators! We’ve got some great webinars and online courses coming up. Make the most of your membership by beefing up your education report card.
Check out Five Ways to Make Yourself Indispensable to Your Clients or Company, starting tomorrow, 21 June, at 2:00 PM EDT (GMT-4). Technical communicators often work behind the scenes, and their invaluable contributions can be overlooked or underestimated by their company or clients. This presentation will help technical communicators leverage their existing skills to make tangible contributions on the business side of their organization. Presenter Beth Agnew will detail five ways to step up and make yourself more productive, engaged, and employable.
Li-At Rathbun’s popular Technical Editing Foundations course returns on 12 July and runs through 16 August on Wednesdays from 10:00 AM-11:00 AM EDT (GMT-4). Learn the fundamentals of technical editing, including what the job entails and what “hard” and “soft” skills are needed. You will also learn the skills and concepts you need to get started in the field.
If you’ve missed a webinar, don’t worry! Recordings of all STC webinars from 2017 through the spring are available for purchase. Use this link to access the STC store and browse our recorded webinars: http://access.stc.org/ICommerce/Shop/ICommerce/Search.aspx?InitialArea=5A219272-F056-480A-84D3-D3EDA8365A99&hkey=79950464-66fa-4b29-84a9-de45bfbf1f36