Ebooks: Are they for you?

Erika Frensley is a firm believer of ebooks in organizations, but there are pitfalls to avoid when creating and distributing ebooks. This presentation presented an overview of ebooks, what they are and how they can be created, what to look out for ... Read More

Notes from the Net – July 2015

by Doris BeetemGone in a flash? Facebook says Adobe's plug-in is a security risk no longer worth takingby Brett Murphy July 13, 2015 4:08 PM PDTUpdated: July 14, 2015 6:14 AM ... Read More

Notes from the Net – March 2015

by Doris BeetemAdobe Spotlight: Adobe Tech Comm Newsletter The Adobe Tech Comm Newsletter summarizes recent resources on Adobe’s Tech Comm Central: http://blogs.adobe.com/techcomm/. Tech Comm Central provides information on products such as ... Read More

News from the Net – January 2015

by Doris BeetemResource Spotlight: Adobe Tech Comm Newsletter The Adobe Tech Comm Newsletter is a monthly email that summarizes the most recent resources on Adobe’s Tech Comm Central: http://blogs.adobe.com/techcomm/. Tech Comm Central provides ... Read More

News from the Net – Windows 10

by Doris BeetemWindows 10 Undoes the Disaster of Windows 8 (Mostly)David Pogue Sep 30, 2014 https://www.yahoo.com/tech/windows-10-undoes-the-disaster-of-windows-8-mostly-98835840904.htmlToday, Microsoft took the wraps off the next version of Windows. ... Read More

News from the Net – Adobe Whitepapers from Sept 2014

By Doris BeetemLatest Adobe Whitepapers From the September Adobe TechComm Bloghttp://online.adobemailers.com/2014/tech_comm_lading/september/index.html#whitepaper"Reducing Translation and Publishing Costs" by Maxwell Hoffmann"The Hitchhikers Guide to ... Read More

November Program: A Tech Comm Cheatsheet

In November, we are in for a real treat as STC Vice President Bernard Aschwanden joins us to share his Tech Comm Cheatsheet.Tech Comm CheatsheetBy using features most people don't even think about, you can take a set of tools (for example, ... Read More

Adobe Resource Spotlight – April 2014

by Doris Beetem Adobe Tech Comm Newsletter The Adobe Tech Comm Newsletter is a monthly email that summarizes the most recent resources on Adobe’s Tech Comm Central: http://blogs.adobe.com/techcomm/. Tech Comm Central provides information on Adobe ... Read More

Medical Scribes

From Ann Blankenship, STC memberThe job of medical scribe requires knowledge of medical terminology and might be a way for a technical writer to enter medical writing. Even though, based on preliminary web research, the most desired scribes are ... Read More

News from the Net: January 2014

Notes from the Net highlights some interesting articles out there on the Web,  submitted by Doris Beetem, former Documentation Coordinator at Schlumberger Ltd. “QA Skills Gap: Testing Pros Need Enough to Write a Test Script” by Jennifer Lent ... Read More