President’s Column: Recap and Upcoming News

One Bernard presentation plus eight wooden pumpkins equal an educational and fun start for our expanding NEO STC circle! (See exciting membership news in this column.) Bernard Aschwanden, past president of STC and recognized publishing technologies expert, kicked off our program year in September with a full-day seminar packed with information, insightful tips, and software … Continue reading…

Recap of Bernard Aschwanden’s Technical Communication 2020 Presentation

Hello NEO STC members! I’m a working technical writer in Cincinnati who was graciously invited to attend the Technical Communication 2020 event presented by Bernard Aschwanden.  I am considering membership, and I appreciate the opportunity to experience the benefits of the organization, courtesy of Sara Buchanan’s encouragement and Adobe’s generosity. Aschwanden presented a wealth of … Continue reading…

Blockchain: What We Should Know

We hear much today about the possibilities of the use of blockchain in education and other applications. Let’s consider how we should understand blockchain terms and concepts and be able, if needed, to explain the technology for the audiences we serve. One take on the subject comes from the Why Higher Ed Should Do More … Continue reading…

WordPress for Journalists (Book Review)

WordPress for Journalists surprised me in how in-depth it covers its topics. Provided is not only information about how to complete tasks in WordPress but also how to use this content management system to produce journalism today. Author LJ Filotrani has an impressive background and is most qualified to tackle her topics. Not only is she … Continue reading…