Life in the desert

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Last week, I attended the annual DocTrain West event, which was held this year in Palm Springs, California. Weather in Palm Springs was spectacular as always with highs in the 80s during the day. Some of my more northerly friends seemed a bit shell-shocked by … Read More

2009 conference plans

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The conference lineup for 2009 is looking good. Thus far, we have tentative plans to attend, present, and/or exhibit at the following events: DocTrain West,March 17-20 (Palm Springs) STC, May 3-6 (Atlanta) IEEE PCS, July 19-22 (Honolulu) DocTrain DITA, June 3-5 (Indianapolis) LavaCon, September/October (New … Read More

tekom report

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I hope that the cognitive impairment resulting from jet lag has dissipated enough to write this post. Last week, I attended tekom/tcworld. With approximately 2200 attendees, plus 1200 trade show-only visitors, this is the largest gathering of technical communicators in the world. Over 180 vendors … Read More