Leadership Day: Melanie G. Flanders, China; Beau Cain, Director 8
Duration: 6 min.
Living in Nanjing, China, for the past two years, Melanie has some unique experiences and challenges as a technical communicator. She talks about China's growing IT industry and comments on the emerging technical communications scene. Beau Cain, finishing his last year on the board of directors, discusses the difficulty of starting a chapter in such a broad geographic area, and also shares the greatest thing he learned from serving on the board.
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