If you are like me, you know that writing is challenging. It is akin to opening a vein, releasing a part of your mind before the world, exposing your heart while ensuring the document is formatted correctly. If all of that sounds overwhelming, you will appreciate this educational opportunity to get your prose on its … Continue reading Learn How to Write Your Best with STC
Join us as we share tips for maintaining a more constant, professional presence while taking less time doing it! Through a combination of freely available tools we all have on our desktops, you can automate repetitive tasks, creating entire campaigns in minutes.
Teaching styles can shape the way we all learn. Even Harry Potter can attest to that. At Hogwarts, the school where Harry Potter and his friends study magic, we witness several instruction examples in action. Each of these instructors has important lessons to share with us regarding effective instructional design and training delivery. In this … Continue reading Speaking of Teaching Styles, What can Hogwart’s Professors Show Technical Communicators about Instructional Design?
Presented by Jamye Sagan At Hogwarts, the school where Harry Potter and his friends study magic, we witness several examples of instruction in action. Each of these instructors has important lessons to share with us regarding effective instructional design and training delivery. In this presentation, we will profile several Hogwarts instructors, and analyze the effectiveness … Continue reading Oct 13 Program Meeting – What Harry Potter Professors Teach Us About Instructional Design
Daniel Foster will be presenting Simplified User Interface as a visual treatment that is user-friendly, convenient, supportive of organization, and backed by research.
With Guest Speaker Jack Molisani TechComm has always been a field in which we plan for output channels that don’t even exist yet, but it seems like authoring tools and technology are evolving faster the than technology we document. In this session, I’m not going to talk about the latest tools you need to learn … Continue reading Feb 27 Program Meeting – Negotiation Skills: The Missing Ingredient in Content Career Success
Erika Frensley will talk about the great speakers, useful presentations, and intriguing ideas from LavaCon 2019, held from October 27 through Oct 30 in Portland, OR. Discover the latest trends in the content industry and the highlights from selected speaker sessions. Meeting Details IMPORTANT UPDATE! Because of the freeze warning, this meeting has been changed … Continue reading November Meeting: A Look Back at Lavacon – Updated!
Presented by Rick V. Sanchez, UX Architect With more than 16 years of UX design experience in the project management, finance, software development, and petrochemicals industries, Rick V. Sanchez is a UX architect who can reliably address key business initiatives and consistently deliver design solutions that exceed expectations and delight users. His focus as a … Continue reading UX Primer to Design Thinking
Join us for the first meeting of the 2019/2020 year. Open and FREE to all who want to check out what the local STC Chapter has to offer. Meet the New Admin Council The Admin Council for 2019-2020 has great ideas for the chapter that we're excited to share with you! President: Lara TellisVice President: … Continue reading Sept 10 Free Meeting
Join STC Houston to end the program year and hear a terrific speaker! Personal Branding: Are You Selling Features, or Benefits? In this session, professional recruiter Jack Molisani will share how the content strategy team at Facebook for Business enables success for billions of customers in over 100 languages worldwide. Then he’ll share how what … Continue reading June 11: End of Year Party