Things You Need to Know That You Don't Know You Need to Know

A session at MadWorld 2014 Worldwide Learning Conference

Monday 14th April, 2014

10:00am to 10:55am (PST)

As technical communicators, knowledge is what you sell: The knowledge to manage your documents, control your projects, and cope with your ever-changing technological world. Trust me—to remain competitive in today's world, you need all the knowledge you can possibly accrue. Sometimes that knowledge is right in front of use, but often there is information available to us that we just don't know exists because nobody bothered to tell us…

We will talk about:

Freebies like Dropbox, Skype, FTP and PDF
Obscure or missing commands in our everyday programs
Cloud computing
Online etiquette
Backup plan – jobs are precarious these days.
Copyright infringement
What should NOT go on your resume
Tech Writing Tools – which ones you need to know and why
What tools work best for what projects
Selling yourself

About the speaker

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Pamela Coca

Award-winning medical-technical software writer currently based in southern California. bio from Twitter

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Time 10:00am10:55am PST

Date Mon 14th April 2014

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