Advance Your Career Through Self-Publishing [On-Site Event]

Writing a book gives you an opportunity to provide tangible value. It can establish your brand and increase your professional standing. Information professionals are uniquely positioned to take advantage of self-publishing because we already know how to transform source material to online and print materials and because we have editors, designers, and talented peer reviewers in our network.

While self-publishing is easier than ever, reaching your audience and making money from your book is harder for self-publishers; we do our own marketing and distribution so the audience can find our book.

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Adding Custom Actions to OxygenXML Frameworks [On-Line Event]

Elizabeth Fraley will walk through one way to customize the OxygenXML environment. What you will learn:

  • How custom actions can personalize your OxygenXML environment
  • How custom actions work
  • How to add menu items and toolbar buttons that will trigger your custom actions
  • Save yourself time by automating repetitive tasks
  • Where to go for help

This is your chance to ask questions with the author of the ebook that describes this process. If there’s time, she’ll give you another tip she learned after the ebook was published.

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Get your [bleep] together…with DITA maps [On-Line Event]

In this TC Dojo session, we’ll talk about maps, maps, and more maps. Using maps to organize your thoughts, your keys, your content, your deliverables. We’ll talk about mini-maps and deliverable maps, and why you should not use bookmaps (unless you actually print to paper, but who does that anymore?!).

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