We hope to see you at our annual holiday mixer and networking meeting in Northville. Everyone is welcome; you do not have to be a member of STC-SM to join us.
When: Thursday, December 6, 5:30-7:00 p.m. Where: Brann’s Steakhouse and Grille, just off the highway at
39715 6 Mile Rd
Northville, MI 48168
We will meet in the bar area. As always, the conversation is free, but everyone is responsible for his or her own tab. Please let us know that you plan to attend so that we know how many seats to reserve.
On February 27, 2018, STC-SM held a networking event at Doc’s Sports Bar in Livonia, MI. Six of us gathered after work for snacks, beverages, and great conversation. Four were members of the STC-SM chapter and two were non-members. As a friendly reminder, STC-SM welcomes everyone at our events. Membership is not a requirement, so please join us anytime.
During our networking session, we discussed our different careers in technical communications, along with the paths we traveled to become technical communicators. We also discussed the evolving skillsets employers require in a technical communicator, and traded tips about staying current as our profession evolves. Additional topics included technical communications programs at universities (undergraduate and graduate levels) and interview techniques and portfolio building. We wrapped up the evening by talking about ideas for future STC-SM program meetings and services that the STC-SM chapter can provide for technical communicators in our area.
It was truly an enjoyable evening. By the time we left, I personally felt more connected to fellow technical communicators, and to our community at large.
Please check our upcoming events, and come on out. We would love to see you soon!