Wednesday 16 May, 2018: STC-SF presents Andrew Etter with Quantitative Metrics and Qualitative Assessments
ABOUT THE PRESENTATION
Andrew’s presentation will go beyond “clear, concise, correct, and complete” and explores a better method for determining the effectiveness of documentation. How can the intersection of quantitative metrics and qualitative assessments prove our value, guide our actions, and make us better writers?
ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Andrew Etter is a senior technical writer at Amazon Web Services and the bestselling author of Modern Technical Writing: An Introduction to Software Documentation. He’s worked in the software industry for 11 years as a tester, trainer, writer, and manager.
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Date and Time
Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month, except November and December.
6:00 PM: Networking
7:00 PM: Chapter Announcements and Topic Presentation
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Workday San Francisco
160 Spear Street, Suite 1700 (between Mission and Howard)
San Francisco, CA 94105
The entrance is next to the Specialties Bakery. Meet on the 17th floor in the Bruce Bochy conference room
Use either the Howard Street Garage (located between Spear and Steuart) or the garage under the Rincon Center (located on Spear between Mission and Howard).
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