Are you a cheater? November Meeting Review

by Stephanie Donovan, STC-Houston PresidentAre you a cheater? Would you admit it, if you were? STC Vice-President Bernard Aschwanden thinks technical communicators can “cheat” with some of the tools we use every day on the job. In fact, he recommends ... Read More

Connect at our December Networking Meeting!

by Cindy PaoCome to the next networking meeting on Tuesday, December 9, 2014!This time, we’re at the Cadillac Bar, where we’ll again eat and drink (but not drink and drive), converse, and even exchange gifts.Gift Exchange: Since we’ll be meeting in ... Read More

Trivia Questions, Answered!

By Cindy PaoAt the networking meeting in October, we (Stephanie Donovan and me) divided the room into teams and asked some tech-comm related questions.The teams fought valiantly and well, giving me newsletter-article fodder!Note: I tried to record ... Read More

New Networking Meetings: Sweet Success or Bitter Defeat?

By Cindy Pao, Immediate Past PresidentIt was a good turnout for the first networking meeting, on a Tuesday night. In all, 17 people gathered at Pappasito’s Cantina. Everyone chatted. Many ate. Some indulged in margaritas!Fifteen of us waited for a ... Read More

November Program: How to increase your writing productivity with cheat sheets

By George SlaughterHow to increase your writing productivity with cheat sheetsTime is money. The pressure is always on to get more done in less time.Companies spend a lot of money purchasing the tools to help writers produce more. Yet did you know ... Read More

Admin Council Bios – Stephanie Donovan

STC Houston President, Stephanie Donovan, has worked as a technical communicator for more than 20 years in the software industry—most recently as a Staff Technical Writer at Intergraph CADWorx and Analysis Solutions in Houston. Stephanie’s work at ... Read More