Monthly Archives: November 2015

President’s Message – 2015-Q4

President’s Message (Liz Miller)

Now is the time to set aside Thursday, December 3 on your calendar as party time. That’s when the East Bay Chapter of STC will hold our annual Holiday Party at Mimi’s Café in Dublin. As a gift to every member of the EBSTC community, partiers will enjoy this relaxed evening of fun free of charge! Check your email inbox for details. Continue reading

Tool Trends Panel [Meeting Recap]

EBSTC September Program Recap

Lori Meyer was our panel moderator on Thursday, September 10 at Mimi’s Café in Dublin. Lori is a technical communication specialist with more than 20 years of experience as a writer, editor, online help author, and curriculum developer. She is an STC Fellow, and the immediate past president of the East Bay Chapter. She also coordinated the Trends Panels both this year and in 2014. Continue reading

Remedial Documentation and the Contract Technical Writer [Meeting Recap]

EBSTC October Program Recap

EBSTC was delighted to host Bruce Poropat at our October dinner meeting. His topic was Remedial Documentation and the Contract Technical Writer. It was enlightening to hear Bruce describe his system for handling the typical problems encountered by a contract (and often employee) technical writer hired to document a company’s or team’s tool or system. Continue reading