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We occasionally write articles for Communicator, which is the flagship publication of our professional organisation, the ISTC.

President's View

Articles written by Alison in her role as ISTC President. These are written to engage with members, and only the four most recent are listed here.

Reflections on the profession

A series of light-hearted articles written by Andrew that look at the role of a technical communicator through a fresh pair of eyes.

Andrew is currently taking a break from this series of articles.

Book reviews

  • Writing to persuade – Andrew reviews a book that gives insight into writing for a different purpose. First published Autumn 2015
  • Crystal clear – Andrew interviews David Crystal – linguist and prolific author – and reviews of some of his books. First published Autumn 2014
  • Make your voice heard – a review of Content Strategy: Connecting the dots between business, brand and benefits by Rahel Anne Bailie and Noz Urbina, review published in Spring 2014
  • Teaching technical communication online – review of Online Education 2.0: Evolving, Adapting and Reinventing Online Technical Communication, review published in Autumn 2013
  • Learning InDesign – review of Brilliant InDesign CS5 and Real World Adobe InDesign CS5, reviews published in Autumn 2012



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