Leadership Day: Lorrie Corbett, Philadelphia Metro Chapter
Duration: 6 min.
Next year's conference is in Philadelphia. Lorrie gives some tips for recruiting volunteers and preventing existing volunteers from burning out. She also talks about the importance of modernizing the STC office's technology, and provides her reaction to the new definition of the technical writer.
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