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Research Project: Probing Our Future
The Transformation Society (Neus Lorenzo and I) have been doing a research project together with Adobe Technical communication. Here are some links to items from the project:
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News flash: The very day of this writing, former president of the European Commission José Manuel Barroso announced that he has been hired by the banking firm, Goldman Sachs, in a “non-executive advisory role.” Goldman Sachs was the bank that … Continue reading
How poor communication and The Big Lie affected the referendum in the UK to leave the European Union Continue reading
Update, 17 September 2015: Adobe has a new platform for its recorded webinars. Links to the recordings are now updated and will work correctly. It is important to follow the Instructions for viewing them, which is also updated. ————————————– I’ve had … Continue reading
Since attending the TCWorld/Tekom conference for the first time last October, I’ve been thinking about how it both resembles and doesn’t resemble the STC Technical Communications Summit, an event that I have attended several times. I had heard a lot … Continue reading
This, too, is technical communication, and it enters perfectly into the “humanist nerd” camp. This TED talk has made a few rounds, but is worth viewing, or reviewing. Jill Bolte Taylor is a brain researcher who got an insight into … Continue reading
Last week, I presented my first webinar, and I think I may have taken away more from the experience than the paying participants! It should be obvious that a webinar is not the same as a live presentation, but in … Continue reading
OK, in theory, I should not be writing politics here, this blog is about technical communication. BUT……………… Recent events in the U.S. bring up a question that is related to communication, albeit not technical. The recent (yesterday) shooting in Arizona, … Continue reading