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Supporting technical communication in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1962.


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New 7/8/16!

Happy summer vacation! Check out our latest Newsletter with Q2 meeting recaps, an important ONE-question survey about how we can serve you better, and eight career-enhancing incentives to chip in.



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Welcome to the East Bay Chapter of the Society for Technical Communication (STC).

Technical Writers and Communicators can find resources, solutions, jobs, professional connections, and friendship with the East Bay Chapter. Devoted to professional Technical Writers and Communicators, STC is a non-profit international organization.

STC members include writers, editors, illustrators, printers, publishers, educators, students, engineers, and scientists in all areas of technology. more>>

Newsletter
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Quarter 3 2016 Newsletter
is published.

Check it out at:

http://www.ebstc.org/newsletter/
front.htm


Check out our wayback archives
(1999 through Dec 2011)



Touchstone Competition
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Technical Publications Competition for Northern California

Touchstone, the Northern California technical communication competition, has issued a call for entries for the 2016-17 competition. Entries are due by Saturday, October 8, 2 pm.

Judges are also needed. For details and entry form, go to:

http://www.stc-touchstone.org


Mark Your Calendars
Calendar

Note these
upcoming events


  • Oct 6 - East Bay STC Meeting - Ron Stone - Applying Standard Approaches Toward Improving Usability

  • Oct 8 - Touchstone Competition Entries Deadline

  • Nov 3 - TBA

  • Dec 1 - East Bay STC Holiday Party



New Volunteer Jobs
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  • Be part of the friendly chapter
  • Pump up your resume
  • Build your skills
  • Earn reward smiles for every hour spent
Please consider what you can contribute to the chapter as we need your help! more>>




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Upcoming Meeting


Thursday, October 6, 2016

Applying Standard Approaches Toward Improving Usability

Ron Stone
by
Ron Stone

Need to rally a team or a stakeholder on the importance of standards for a content development project? This presentation provides an overview of benefits and costs of developing content with standards. more>>

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STC Live Web Seminars


Check out upcoming live Web seminars.

Members $59
Not Yet Members $149
Students $29

For content details, times, and to register, visit:

http://www.stc.org/education/online-education/live-seminars



Join STC Today!

Become a dues-paying member of STC and take advantage of all the "Members Only" resources including:

  • Intercom, STC's magazine
  • Technical Communication, STC's quarterly journal
  • Networking opportunities;
    educational opportunities designed to expand your skills
  • STC's online database of job openings in technical communication
  • Local chapter activities
  • Annual Salary Survey

Joining online is fast and easy — just go to JoinSTC.



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