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About the Twitter Follow button on your LinkedIn profile

The best way for me to learn something is to volunteer to teach something. In April 2012, I shared tips for Optimizing LinkedIn for Technical Communication Job Searching and Network Building at our STC Philadelphia Metro chapter program meeting. One of the meeting attendees followed my suggestions and invited me to connect with him on LinkedIn. In … Continue reading

Recognition is a powerful motivator

We all crave recognition. How do we get it? The first step is to join something that you believe in, that you want to be a part of, and that you want to contribute to. I am an Associate Fellow and active member of the international Society for Technical Communication (STC). Our STC members are professionals all over the world, with membership … Continue reading

STC Technical Communication Summit 2012: Communication Culture on Tuesday morning

It must be conference time! As my global software company manager and teammates attend the 2012 CIDM CMS/DITA North America Conference this week, I wish them happy learning. Attending conferences is an important part of my own professional development. In addition to attending professional development events each year, I’m honored to be selected as a speaker for the STC Technical … Continue reading