Hula Stan

I’ve uploaded HulaStan to my website. HulaStan is a game that Steve Tippetts wrote. “Stan” is our office manager in Development. The website is: http://www.paulpehrson.com/stan

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The Art of Communication

GRE PREP COURSE – DAY 1: We arrived at the classroom for the first day of the GRE prep course. The person running the class was very distracted. He kept running in and out of the room. I wondered if he even knew what was going on. When it came time to distribute the material […]

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Irony in design

Are you a member of the STC? If you are remotely interested in technical communication, you ought to be. I’ll elaborate on the STC’s virtues in another post. However, I would like to point out one of the benefits of being a member of the STC: Intercom magazine. STC Members receive a monthly copy of […]

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Those Pesky Laws of Physics

If I have a hobbyhorse, it is precise communication. As a technical communicator, I believe that writers must take care to clearly and accurately portray information. I am highly amused when I come across instances of technical communication where writers have not clearly or accurately conveyed information. Let me give you an example. My in-laws, […]

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