STC’s New Salary Database FREE to Members

Another great reason to renew your STC membership now: Only Members who have renewed for 2016 receive STC’s new Salary Database FREE.

Everyone who renewed by 16 November was emailed a PDF of the Salary Database.

For everyone renewing after 16 November, there is a link to the Salary Database embedded in their renewal receipt. If any of your members did not receive the email, didn’t see the link in their receipt, or can’t find their receipt, request a copy by sending an email to

This is a valuable publication to conduct more powerful job searches, make a strong case for a raise, or prepare department payroll budgets (a $149 member savings).

STC’s 2016 Member Get a Member: Recruit a new member and win!

STC’s 2016 Member Get a Member: Recruit a new member and win!

With STC’s 2016 membership season now open, the “Join Us” Member-Get-a-Member (MGAM) Campaign is in full swing. Recruit a new member and you will be entered to win prizes such as an Amazon Echo, LG Portable Mobile Pocket Photo Printer, Amazon gifts card, and much more.

Recruiting a member is easy with this three-step process:

  1. Meet One. Tell a friend, colleague, or employer to join now and receive 14 months of membership for the price of 12.
  2. Bring One. Have your referral join STC by 15 January 2016. New members must use your name as the referrer for you to get credit.
  3. Get Rewarded. Each member you recruit increases your odds of winning a great prize.

Want the details? Visit our MGAM page . You’ll find tips, tricks, and techniques to help you recruit new members and be entered to win!

FREE WEBINAR only for chapter and SIG members on December 8

FREE WEBINAR only for chapter and SIG members on December 8 – MAJOR TRENDS SHAPING THE FUTURE IN TECHNICAL COMMUNICATION, presented by Abhishek Jain, Product Manager, Adobe Systems, India.

The Technical Communication industry is constantly evolving. It is changing due to the changing demands and preferences from the important stakeholders that a technical communicator works with on a day to day basis. In some case, the changes are now mainstream and a significant number of content professionals have adapted to the changes. In other cases, changes are happening, but it is still early days and these changes will shape the role of the future.

To register for this webinar click here.  Please promote this to your community as a benefit of membership.

2016 Community budget documents are due 16 November

2016 Budget documents are due 16 November

Budget documents with the number of members in your community have been emailed to all communities. The email came from Elaine Gilliam, and the subject line reads “STC 2016 Community Budget”.

If you need an extension please contact Jane Wilson. Use the same subject line for your email to Jane. If you did not receive the budget documents please contact Elaine Gilliam immediately.