Blog posts

Tech comm trends: Providing value as a generalist in a sea of specialists (Part I)

Tom Johnson, is a technical writer at Amazon and a prolific blogger. I’ve been after him to speak at our chapter meetings when he visits Seattle, but so far, no luck. He lives in the Bay Area, but does visit Seattle pretty often as Seattle is headquarters for Amazon. Tom recently published an insightful article […]

Implementing QR Codes

Implementing QR Codes By Lin Laurie I recently had a need to create a QR code for a client who wanted a code to automatically create an email with content to send to a hair stylist at Google to request a hair appointment. I knew about them but had never created one before so I […]

Top Takeaways from January’s LinkedIn Workshop

Top Takeaways from LinkedIn Workshop By Lin Laurie On January 27, 2018, Marybeth Redmond gave a great workshop on creating a LinkedIn profile to wow recruiters. Here are some takeaways I thought I’d share with those of you who couldn’t attend. Add a Recent Profile Picture  Pick a recent picture for your profile. If you […]