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Developing New Writers: Tips and Techniques for Training

  • Workshop / Interactive session
  • Competency development
  • 22. September
  • 13:20 - 14:50 PM (CET)
  • Titanium
  •  Leah Guren

    Leah Guren

    • Cow TC


If you manage a documentation team, at some point you will end up supporting new writers. Whether or not they have taken a TechComm course, you will almost certainly notice gaps in their professional practice. How can you best help them bridge the gap between academic TechComm theory and practical skills?

This workshop provides you with a tool chest of training tips and techniques to help new writers. Become the mentor who makes a difference!


  • Good training skills improve your effectiveness as a manager.
  • These techniques can also be used to create better user content.
  • Novice TCs can use this workshop to self-train.

Prior knowledge

Any TechComm manager or team leader.


*Please bring your own laptop to participate in this workshop*


 Leah Guren

Leah Guren

  • Cow TC

Leah Guren is the owner/operator of Cow TC (technical communication training and consulting). Leah’s courses have introduced hundreds of new practitioners to the profession. She is a popular presenter, published author, consultant, and public-speaking coach.