Why You Should Submit to the Competitions

Based on the judges’ feedback, our team was able to identify areas of improvement, as well as areas that demonstrate we currently implement information development best practices. We shared the results with our management team, who continue to support documentation....

Why You Should Judge in the Competitions

Editor’s note: This blog was originally written by Catherine Sprankle and appeared in the Carolina Communique in 2017. It has been updated and expanded. One of the most important events in STC Carolina Chapter’s year is our Competitions. Technical communicators...
Recap Part II: Portfolio 101 Panel

Recap Part II: Portfolio 101 Panel

The next session in the Portfolio 101 workshop was a roundtable discussion with Alexandra Dermigny, Catherine Sprankle, Lois Shank, and Tony Russo who discussed what makes an outstanding portfolio in their respective industries.Panel speakers: Alex Dermingy...
Recap Part II: Portfolio 101 Panel

Recap Part I: Portfolio 101 Workshop

Technical writer positions are being advertised even amidst the pandemic. You’ll see postings for full-time positions, internships, contractual, and freelance roles across various industries. Many employers are now asking for writing portfolios before even inviting...