Podcast 110: After basic techcomm training, what next?

In addition to the basic skills in technical communication, what other skills does a technical communicator need? In this episode of the Cherryleaf Podcast, we look at the areas where technical communicators deepen and widen their skill set. We consider what should be the topic for our (Cherryleaf’s) next elearning course. Twitter thread: Does anyone have… Read more »

Podcast 109: Review of Google’s UX design course

In March 2021, Google published the “Google UX Design Certificate Program”, as part of its Grow with Google scheme. In this episode, we look at: What is promised How it’s delivered What’s in the course Career prospects  

Transcript of Podcast 108

This is a transcript of Podcast 108: What you said you wanted from a course on creating screenshots and images This is the Cherryleaf Podcast.  I find myself in Windsor again and I’m by Eton Bridge, which goes over the River Thames and looking one way I can see into Eton and the shops in… Read more »

Podcast 107: Why communication skills are not enough

In this episode of the Cherryleaf Podcast, we talk about an episode from the Smart Passive Income Podcast (Smart Passive Income Podcast 471 How to Become a Better Communicator with Kolarele Sonaike) and discuss why technical communicators’ communication skills may not be enough for them to progress up an organisation’s hierarchy.