September 2018

September 2018 | Text by Leah Guren 

What are you worth?

When was the last time you really thought about your worth? I don’t mean your intangible value as a human being, but the monetary value you can place on your professional skills. read more...

September 2018 | Text by Rahel Anne Bailie 

Pushing syrup through a straw

In times of bots and Information 4.0, technical communication has become more significant than ever. Yet, the rising expectations are rarely met with extra resources for TC departments. Operational strategies are much needed for times when content exceeds capacity.read more...

August 2018 | Text by Adriana Blum 

Augmented Reality revolutionizes the shopping experience

Ecommerce and retail have taken a seat in the front row in implementing Augmented Reality technology. Many well-known brands have come up with innovative ways for an immersive customer experience. Here are some of their use cases.read more...

August 2018 | Text by Ray Gallon 

Learning reinvented: How AI turns technical communicators into educators

The world is changing with increasing speed. So how can we keep up? Lifelong learning has become an absolute necessity, and technical communicators hold a crucial position in enabling an individualized, customized transfer of knowledge.read more...

August 2018 | Text by Fabrice Lacroix 

Analytics: moving from cost to value

The times when technical documentation teams needed to justify their worth are well and truly over. Or are they? Here is how TC can deliver information that could be essential to the entire enterprise. read more...

July 2018 | Text by Prarthana Ajith 

Can I have the cake and eat it too?

Positive intelligence can dramatically change our lives, both personally and professionally. And while hard skills and experience take many years to build up and hone, positive intelligence can be improved with just a few focused exercises every day.read more...

June 2018 | Text by Silvia Doehnert 

Back to Uni with TCLoc - an insider report

After working in translation and localization for many years, Silvia Doehnert decided to hit the school bench once again. She completed the TCLoc Master's Program at the University of Strasbourg as well as the tekom certificate. Here is her report.read more...