Andrew Etter: Speed Writing for Speed Reading

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160 Spear St., Ste. #1700 · San Francisco, CA

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160 Spear Street is set back from the street. You enter through a courtyard next to Specialties Bakery. You'll find us on the 17th floor in the Bruce Bochy conference room.

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Greetings from the San Francisco Chapter of the STC! In this talk, Andrew explains how to optimize the way we produce and consume technical documentation. He examines what we know about human behavior, what real-time strategy games can teach us about publishing, and how refrigerators relate to the ultimate reader experience.

160 Spear is set back from the street. You enter through a courtyard next to Specialties Bakery. You'll find us on the 17th floor in the Bruce Bochy conference room.

Networking at 6:00. Presentation 7:00 to 8:00.

About Andrew Etter:

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 12 years as a tester, trainer, writer, and manager.