Lines & Letters

Award-Winning Newsletter of NEO STC


Member News

We have exciting things happening in our chapter community: Kim Lindsey has worked diligently to update the Newsletter Archives with the 2001-2014 issues. Thank you for your hard work, Kim! Congratulations to Lynn Nickels for receiving her Competent Communicator Certification through Toastmasters! 

Search Engine Optimization Tips to Note

Chris Rauff’s “SEO Tips for Technical Communicators: Six Ways to Boost Sales and Decrease Costs” gives us ideas to help with Web projects and audiences. Presenting an STC webinar called TechComm and Search Engine Optimization: A Powerful and Cost-Reducing Combination Chris is founder of Colorado-based Boulder SEO Marketing. Let’s look at some of his definitions, ideas, … Continue reading…

Reviewing Books for STC

As I enjoy reading the book review section of Technical Communication, I became a book reviewer, picking books, getting assigned one of my picks, getting the book in the mail, writing about it, getting a great edit, and seeing my review published. https://www.stc.org/techcomm/submit-book-review/ give more details about the process. Here are highlights from the site. … Continue reading…

Academic Relations in the News

Here is a recap of some of the latest activities for the NEO STC Academic Relations committee.  We’ve been busy and had some great experiences! October Academic Relations’ Lisa Mileusnich, Parker Hannifin, and Dave Frey, Rockwell Automation, visited John Carroll University in October to meet with the students in the “Writing in the Professions” class. … Continue reading…