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TCUK 2017 / Technical Communication UK 2017 presentations

After lots of Firehead announcements in our last post, we’re back checking out stories of interest to our readers in techcomm, content strategy and the wider field of digital communications. And we’ve just spotted that Technical Communication UK, the ISTC …
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Highlights of Tekom / TCWorld 2016

The annual Tekom fair/conference and TCWorld conference is the largest global event and marketplace for technical communication. In 2016, 4000 visitors and 170 exhibitors from almost 40 countries were expected to attend in Stuttgart, Germany. The full list of #tekom16 …
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Interview panic question #4: Why is there a gap on your CV?

Practice makes perfect so we continue our series on how to answer tough interview questions with one that requires some forethought: how to explain a break in employment. We’ve already posted a number of interview tips for the long-term unemployed last year, …
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Interview panic question #3: Why do you want to work for us?

If you’re going through the interview process, you’ll be familiar with this panic question, or variants of it. It’s one that throws many job candidates because it often comes at the end of an interview – just when you’re starting …
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Interview panic question #2: Why is content so important, anyway?

What’s the oddest or hardest question you’ve had to answer at a job interview? We put that question to Twitter earlier this month and one particular response stood out. Hilary Marsh, a content strategist in Chicago, replied to say that an …
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Content Marketing Show 2012 – full roundup in links

There’s nothing like a content marketer fresh out of a content marketing conference when it comes to creating conference content. Well, except for maybe a content strategist… By all accounts the recent Content Marketing Show held in London in November was a stonking …
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Content strategy at SXSW 2012 – slides, Storifys, summaries

A little Easter reading for you… here’s our roundup of content strategy and related content presentations, blogger reviews and panel recordings from SXSW Interactive 2012, which took place in Austin, Texas in March.

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Top 10 content and comms posts of 2011

In the world of European content and comms recruitment, 2011 has been a busy and successful year here at Firehead. We couldn’t have done it without our readers in the content strategy, tech comm and other online communities, so welcome …
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Technical Communication #TCUK11 in links and pictures

* Skip to the end for conference links and other coverage – or read on to enjoy our photo round-up. 1.Somebody’s watching me… Last week Firehead’s CJ Walker interviewed Karen Mardahl at Technical Communication UK 2011 about her content strategy …
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The content person’s guide to conference networking (pt 2)

After yesterday’s conference networking guide for content people (pt 1), which featured 10 tips for ultimate conference networking, here is some solid grounding that I think applies to everyone in all situations when networking: Be professional First impressions are based …
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