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In this posting, look for the following ...

* TRAINING: Frame, SGML & WebWorks Publisher
* JOBS: Technical writers, Fairfax, VA & Sunnyvale, CA
* ANNOUNCE: Publications Management Clinic
* ANNOUNCE: Upcoming INDEXING SKILLS WORKSHOPS
* ANNOUNCE: SnagIt & Camtasia to capture, edit, present

and at the end you'll find the concluding administrivia with
information about these ads and how to place your own.

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TRAINING: Frame, SGML & WebWorks Publisher

At the Adobe-certified Ace Communications Training & Learning Center in
Beaverton, OR:

Beginning/Intermediate and Advanced Adobe FrameMaker 6.0
February 5-9. Learn the ins and outs of this powerful electronic
publishing tool in our Adobe-certified course.

Mastering Quadralay WebWorks Publisher - February 19-20. Learn to
successfully generate Portable HTML, Dynamic HTML and WebWorks Help using
FrameMaker documents.

Authoring Structured Documents with Adobe FrameMaker + SGML - March 19-21.
Explore document structure, techniques for editing, validating structured
documents, and more. Students should know FrameMaker and SGML.

Go to www.ace1training.com, or contact Kymm Nelsen at
503-626-1997 Ext. 111 for more information on our courses. (10% discount
for STC members and students.)

1/18/01-1/25/01
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JOBS: Technical writers, mid-to-senior, Fairfax, VA & Sunnyvale, CA

webMethods is looking for mid- to senior-level technical writers.
Positions
are available in Fairfax, VA and Sunnyvale, CA.

webMethods places an extraordinary emphasis on creating useful and usable
technical documentation and online help. We provide an extremely
supportive
and rewarding environment for technical writers. This is the place where
you'll finally have a chance to do world-class work...and everyone will
notice.

We are looking for writers:

o Experienced in writing for a technical audience.
o Who dive deeply into software and love to tell others about it.
o Who always wanted to arrive early enough to help create the right
learning products, done the right way.

We write about how to use webMethods' phenomenal business integration
products. Typical content is about software development concepts/tasks and
Internet technologies. It's challenging, it's cool, and it will make you a
special writer. If you think you'd be great at this, we want to hear from
you.

www.webmethods.com

Apply to: kryan -at- webmethods -dot- com

1/18/01-1/25/01
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ANNOUNCE: Publications Management Clinic

PUBLICATIONS MANAGEMENT CLINIC presented by SOLUTIONS, Inc
February 12-16, 2001 in New Orleans, LA
Featuring the Single-Sourcing Tools Face-Off on Wednesday, Feb.14
www.SolutionsEvents.com or 800-448-4230

Go beyond traditional publications management and learn the technical
trends, people skills, processes, and strategies you need to chart
the path for your department, your team, and your career in today's
economy.

The clinic includes the SINGLE-SOURCING TOOLS FACE-OFF. In just one
day, you can see and compare the complete range of products currently
available. From small-scale Word-to-XML conversions to enterprise-wide
technology, we?ve brought together the tools and solutions you need.
There?s no better way to find out what?s available and what meets your
requirements.

Choose from 6 FULL-DAY AND 12 HALF-DAY SEMINARS in 3 tracks to design
the program that's right for you. Hands-on classes, small-group
instruction, and lots of opportunities to network, network, network.

* LEADERSHIP SKILLS AND STRATEGIES: KM, usability, staffing, metrics,
business cases, and more.

* PROJECT MANAGEMENT: Planning, scheduling, budgeting, and tracking plus
HANDS-ON Microsoft Project.

* SINGLE-SOURCING: From defining your requirements to implementing your
strategy plus HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE creating information models and using
XML.

1/17/01-1/24/01
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ANNOUNCE: Upcoming INDEXING SKILLS WORKSHOPS
FOR TECHNICAL COMMUNICATORS
presented by Lori Lathrop

The one-day workshop is for writers and editors who need
to create usable indexes for either printed or online documents.
Writers will learn to apply several productivity tips and
techniques in indexing technical documentation.

DATES AND LOCATIONS:

January 19 - Tampa, FL
February 16 - San Diego, CA
February 23 - San Jose, CA
March 30 - Greenville, SC
April 6 - Greensboro, NC
April 20 - Denver, CO
May 25, Newark, NJ

To request a brochure for any of these workshops, contact
LoriLathrop -at- compuserve -dot- com (http://idt.net/~lathro19)
or call 704-531-0021.

"An index is as important to your documentation as your
documentation is to the product." (Lori Lathrop)

Lori Lathrop is a Past President of the American Society
of Indexers (ASI) and a Senior Member of the Society for
Technical Communication (STC). The second edition of her
book, An Indexers Guide to the Internet, was published by
Information Today Inc. in 1999, and she is currently writing
Indexing Skills for Technical Communicators, which is based
on the workshops she delivers to corporate clients throughout
North America.

12/16/00-1/23/00
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ANNOUNCE: SnagIt & Camtasia to capture, edit, present

TechSmith's SnagIt and Camtasia software give you the power to
capture and edit anything you see on your PC screen, plus your
narration, and present it to anyone, anywhere! You won't find better
tools for creating effective training, tutorials, demos and more in
industry standard AVI and streaming media formats.

Visit our web site to learn more and download FREE trial versions
of SnagIt and Camtasia. http://www.techsmith.com/twr

1/1/01-3/31/01
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