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STC-PMC 2014 Conference – Better than last year!

In a nutshell, the 2014 STC-PMC Mid-Atlantic Technical Conference was better than last year, in my opinion! A slightly different format, a different day, more networking, and excellent speakers made for a fantastic event. Okay, now for more details. First, … Continue reading

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Join me at the STC-PMC 2014 Mid-Atlantic Conference!

One of the things I like about the STC having a chapter set-up is that even if the closest chapter isn’t next door, it’s usually still close enough to find people from your region with whom you can connect. For … Continue reading

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TechCommGeekMom’s 2013 Year in Review

Okay, I’ll admit this is going to be a slightly self-indulgent (and slightly long) blog post. I read something recently that said that there shouldn’t be so much “self-promotion” in promoting your blog. This has always been a blog that … Continue reading

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You’ve got what it takes in Tech Comm? Here’s your chance to PROVE IT!

Come on, admit it–you know you are good.  You know that deep down, you are one of the best in the tech comm business doing what you do.  Perhaps your co-workers and your manager know it, or your clients know … Continue reading

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Is English an International Language? – Part 2

Earlier this year, I was asked by the STC-PMC to write a two-part article about the differences and similarities between American and British English.  Part 1 was published in February.  Today, I happily saw that the second part was published in the … Continue reading

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Tech Writer This Week for March 28, 2013 | TechWhirl

See on Scoop.it – M-learning, E-Learning, and Technical Communications Tech Writer This Week says goodbye to March and hello to great posts and commentary from bloggers covering tech comm, content strategy, and user experience. Danielle M. Villegas‘s insight: Thanks, TechWhirl, … Continue reading

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STC-PMC Presentation of “How Did You Get That Tech Comm Job?”

Last week, I had the privilege of doing my first professional presentation as a fully-fledged technical communicator. The STC-Philly Metro Chapter (STC-PMC) had its annual STC Mid-Atlantic Technical Conference, and the theme this year was, “Sharpening Your Personal Brand.” Let’s … Continue reading

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I’m not a writer. Wait…you say…I AM?

I still remember sitting at my little desk at school one Friday afternoon when I was in first grade. It was the early seventies, and Friday afternoons were usually the time where all of the kids would have a little … Continue reading

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A true test of mobile versus…not.

A recent event has made me discover that I will be tested in understanding how my true use of mobile technology will really be in the near future. How did I come to that discovery? I recently sent in a … Continue reading

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