September Career Management Session for Job Seekers

Last month, the San Francisco Bay chapter presented our first contribution to the multi-chapter effort aimed at helping jobseekers. Our very own Joy Montgomery will be running this event, now called Career Management,  again in September.

The Job-Seeker Logo, part of a multi-chapter effort

The one hour session will be held on September 13th, 2021 from 6-7 pm Pacific time. The link for the September event’s Zoom meeting is below.

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89423130298?pwd=MGlZRHBSOTkwZndqSEYvRER6TkpPZz09

Future meetings will use the link below:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81014089150 

These sessions will be held at the same time on the second Monday of each month for the rest of this year at least. We highly encourage you to come by when you can. Thank you again to Joy for her efforts in making this program possible!

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Recording for the August Meeting

The August meeting recording has finally been published on our chapter YouTube channel. We do apologize for the delay and wish to once again thank our speaker, Jan Johnston-Tyler, for presenting to us this month!

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Monthly Resume Writing and Advice Session

Hello all! We’re excited to announce STC San Francisco Bay’s contribution to the multi-chapter Job Seeker Program. STC SF Bay will host a monthly resume writing and advice session helmed by our own Joy Montgomery. The first session will be held Monday, August 9th, at 6 pm Pacific Time via Zoom. 

The Job-Seeker Logo, part of a multi-chapter effort

These sessions will be held on the second Monday of every month and will be open to all technical and professional communicators looking for work. The Zoom meeting information is below and will remain the same for the foreseeable future. 

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89423130298?pwd=MGlZRHBSOTkwZndqSEYvRER6TkpPZz09

Meeting ID: 894 2313 0298
Passcode: 174693
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Meeting ID: 894 2313 0298
Passcode: 174693
Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kbQ2ORtUA8

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Where Do I Go from Here? Career Development for Technical Writers

Speaker: Jan Johnston-Tyler

Description

Jan Johnston-Tyler is on her third career and knows a thing or two about career development – and change – over a lifetime. Jan is a former technical writer (and SF STC member) herself, but for the last 15 years has made her way as a career counselor and professional job coach for neurodiverse folks (those with ADHD, learning disabilities, autism, mood challenges) here in the Bay Area.

Learn how to keep your career from getting stale, and how to potentially take your skills to another field. Come with questions for this entertaining discussion!


Event info

Time: Wednesday, August 11th, 2021 6:30 p.m. Pacific

Location: Zoom

Program:
6:30 to 7:00: Networking
7:00 to 7:15: Announcements
7:15 to 8:30: Presentation
8:30 to 8:45: More networking
8:45: Clear the room; move conversations to offline

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86325528396?pwd=ZjUreHRnOURORzdvS2RyUi9SaFFUdz09

Meeting ID: 863 2552 8396
Passcode: 735970
One tap mobile
+14086380968,,86325528396#,,,,735970# US (San Jose) +16699006833,,86325528396#,,,,735970# US (San Jose)

Dial by your location
+1 408 638 0968 US (San Jose)
+1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)
+1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)
+1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
+1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC)
+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
+1 646 876 9923 US (New York)
Meeting ID: 863 2552 8396
Passcode: 735970
Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kbpx0pp6Y0


Important notes:

  • Members of other chapters welcomed. If you belong to another STC chapter, you can attend our meetings for the regular price (free for virtual events).
  • IABC members welcome. All members of the San Francisco Chapter of the IABC are welcome to register for San Francisco Bay STC General Meetings at the member price (free for virtual events).
  • Non-members can attend. You don’t have to be a member to attend our meetings.
  • Tell us if you’re hiring or job-hunting. Attendees are encouraged to announce open positions or to announce that they are searching for work. Feel free to bring job listings, resumes, or business cards for distribution.
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Recording for the July Chapter Meeting

Hello all!

I apologize for any confusion– we were experiencing a bit of trouble with the chapter website. Here is the recording for the July chapter meeting.

Thank you again to Jack Molisani for speaking to us!

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