Boston Broadside
May/June 2002
Vol. 59,  No. 5
    Newsletter of the Boston Chapter of the Society for Technical Communication

Contents


Copyright © STC Boston 2002

Conducting a Postmortem
By Saul Carliner
Identify the lessons to carry forward.

President's Message
By Hans Fenstermacher
Reflections on the changing nature of information developers and the role of the STC.

STACIEs Awards Recipients
By Anne Louiselle
Check out the full list of award winners.

INTECOM Plans 2003 Conference
By Ron Blicq
Mark your calendar for the next INTECOM, which will be held in Milan, Italy.

Review of Microsoft Word 2002
By Peter Bates
With Microsoft Word 2002, it's easier to produce clean HTML pages, work with tables, create bullet styles, and incorporate reviewers' comments.

Mining for Memories
By 50th Anniversary Committee
Send your humorous and inspirational anecdotes to the STC's 50th anniversary committee.

Special Interest Night
By Anne Louiselle
SIN speakers discuss marketing effectiveness, peer editing, instructional design, indexing online help, and approaches to documenting procedures for GUIs.

 Cross-Functional Teams
By Anne Louiselle
Cross-functional teams embrace collaborative approaches to thinking about the product, the user, and the marketplace.

From the Tech Writing Trenches
By Fran Sullivan
Keeping users' goals in mind.

Online Help Today
By Neil Perlin
An overview of the current online help formats, standards, and tools.

Society Highlights
By Daphna Edgar
News briefs about society events and actions.

Announcements and Activities
Chapter and professional activities.

Chapter Membership Reports
By Zohra Iqbal Mutabanna
Members who joined, were reinstated, or transferred in.

Broadside Online Survey
Let us know what you like and dislike about the Boston Broadside Online.

Boston Broadside Staff
The STC members who bring you the Boston Broadside.
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