March Webinar: An Aggressive Approach to Concise Writing

STC Houston offers you an online webinar option for the month of March. On Monday, March 2 at 6:30 p.m., Joe Welinske will present the webinar, An Aggressive Approach to Concise Writing.Contact Stephanie Donovan today to RSVP and get registration ... Read More

January Program: How to Avoid an International Incident

Tips and Tricks for Communicating with a Global TeamTechnical communication has gone global. Modern technology allows us to work with subject matter experts or other writing colleagues in other time zones and different environments, all coordinating ... 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

President’s Message – October 2014

by Stephanie Donovan, STC Houston President 2014-15Welcome back to STC, everyone!If you missed out on the STC Houston program season kick-off meeting in September, you missed a lot! STC Associate Fellow Rhyne Armstrong gave a very entertaining and ... Read More

Connect and Learn at our October Networking Meeting

by Cindy PaoSTC Houston is hosting its first networking meeting on Tuesday, October 14, 2014.Brush up on your favorite tech comm reference book and get to know your NBA mascots. We’ll test your knowledge at the first ever Connect and Learn with STC ... Read More

News from the Net: Upcoming Adobe Conferences

By Doris BeetemUpcoming conferences that may be of interest to STC-Houston members:ADOBE DAY @ LavaCon 2014October 12, 2014 (Sunday) -- 8.00 AM to 1.30 PM PSTVenue: Hilton Portland and Executive Tower (Portland, Oregon, USA)The Adobe Tech Comm ... Read More

April Program Events Reviews

By Cindy Pao, President, STC HoustonThe chapter had two program activities in April, so I’m going to share my thoughts about them here.April 12 WorkshopJoe Welinske presented two, 90 minute topics during the Saturday workshop:Multi-screen Content ... Read More