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Editing for Leaner Modern Content

Leah Guren

Abstract

All TechComm professionals work with complex content. You may have old legacy content that is overly formal, poorly structured, and contains unnecessary information. You know that you need to improve it, but how do you get started? Your challenge is to reduce complexity and remove unnecessary content to improve the user experience.

Details

starting time
03/12/20 | 14:00 clock
ending time
03/12/20 | 15:00 clock
Time zone
Europe/Berlin
Host/Hosters
tekom Türkiye
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learning objectives

  • why fluff is so bad
  • why lean content is a future-proof TechComm skill
  • how to identify common forms of fluff
  • how to edit aggressively
  • how to think creatively to solve structure problems
  •  ...and more!

 

Speaker

Leah Guren

Leah Guren

Leah Guren is the owner/operator of Cow TC. She has been active in the field of technical communication since 1980 and now devotes her time to training and consulting. Leah works with TechComm teams all over the world, using humor and a lively interactive training approach to help them solve their biggest content development challenges. She also provides consulting services to companies, emphasizing  documentation UX and creating global-ready content. Leah’s clients include some of the top high-tech and biotech companies, including Intel, IBM, Microsoft, Johnson & Johnson, RAD, Cisco, Medtronic, and Rambam Medical Center. Leah is a popular speaker in the field of technical communication, a published author, a Fellow in STC (Society for Technical Communication), and a long-time tekom member.