STC – MARKETING COMMUNICATION SIG

Webinar on June 14: Transfer your techcomm skills to marcomm and excel in a new role Posted on May 25th, 2012 Paul No comments*Join us for a Webinar on June 14*Are you suffering from marcomm anxiety? Technical communicators often dowhen “other duties as…

ITC SIG Standards Project

The objectives of the ITC SIG Standards Project are to: Focus on producing technical publications for worldwide distribution. Support conformity to ISO and other standards. Support sharing of style sheets and other resources that enhance internationalization. In the first phase…

ITC SIG Article: Reducing Translation Costs

By John Brewer, Member, Huntsville/North Alabama chapter, October 2005 Over the past two years my team conducted an extensive review of translation process and costs, and we found a lot of ways to reduce translation time and costs. This including…

Course Development Costs

>> by Dave Smulders << An overview of some related discussions on the STCIDLSIG listserv from 2001/01/03 – 2002/02/21. At some point in your instructional design career, usually early on before you realize what you’re getting into, someone asks you…

Welcome

Formed in 2000, our mission is to help STC members identify and develop knowledge and practical skills for designing, developing, and implementing technical instruction in electronic and traditional classroom settings. The SIG strives to promote sound design practices, provide information,…

Resources for information design and architecture

Bibliographies Email discussion and announcement lists Design Experience design Information architecture Information design Interface and interaction design Plain and simplified language Technology news and information Type design Usability Visual and graphic design Undated listings were posted as of March 2003.…

Information design employment information

Skills required for positions as an information architect Job descriptions for information architects Salary and competency studies on information architecture STC provides employment information for members at http://jobs.stc.org/home/index.cfm?site_id=360. Find listings also on the IA Institute Job Board http://iainstitute.org/jobs and athttp://jobs.ok-cancel.com/. The IA Institute…

STC ID-IA SIG Article: Creating interactive prototypes: let’s move beyond “paper prototypes”

By Geoff Hart, Associate Fellow, Montreal Chapter and Simon Riffou (graphic designer, Forest Engineering Research Institute of Canada) January 2006 Traditional storyboarding techniques work quite well for primarily linear presentations such as videos. Because these techniques work so well, it’s…