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Techcomm Upskilling Survey: A Finger on the Pulse

Techcomm surveys are a finger on the pulse of the profession. It benefits all of us in the techcomm community to maintain an up-to-date, evidence-based understanding of industry requirements, expectations, and trends. As techcomm professionals, we are particularly interested in accurate and current information about workplace and career-related issues, such as skills development, also known […]

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Improving Techcomm Education Through Stronger Industry-Academic Collaboration

The topic of technical communication education has come to prominence in the blogosphere in recent months, with contributors such as Danielle Villegas and Larry Kunz bringing the topic back to the attention of the techcomm community. The sense of disconnect between academics and practitioners is not a recent one, nor is it unique to the […]

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TWi Invited to User Assistance Conference

UA Europe is an annual conference for technical communicators that focuses on software user assistance and online help. It provides updates on the latest industry trends, technical developments, and best practices in software user assistance. This year, for the first time, the conference is being held in Ireland. User Assistance User assistance is another term […]

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Business Development Achievement Award for TWi

The annual Genesis Showcase was held in CIT on Monday, 5th March, marking the conclusion of the 2011/2012 Genesis Enterprise Programme. Over 200 people, including Minister Sean Sherlock, came along on the night to find out about the 17 start-ups who took part in the programme. All of the businesses prepared stands to demo their […]

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TWi Website Launch

On behalf of the team at TWi, I am thrilled to announce the website launch of www.technicallywriteit.com. Although the company’s been up and running for some time, and we’ve actually been writing website content for our clients, it’s taken us a while to get around to completing our own. Technical writers have a tendency to strive […]

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TWi Named an Emergent Techcomm Leader in 2011

MindTouch, a US-based company that has developed a cloud-based help system of the same name, recently released a list of the most influential techcomm* leaders in 2011. We were delighted that Technically Write IT (TWi) was recognised as a techcomm leader by ranking fifth in the Most Emergent Techcomm Influencer category, which identifies individuals and organisations with the […]

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