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  • So, About MadWorld 2017

    So, About MadWorld 2017

    See that person in the picture? That is me. That is me looking at MadWorld 2017, healing from outside the fence looking in. I’m devastated to report that I have had to withdraw from presenting at and attending MadWorld 2017. Most of my loyal readers probably already know that I do MadCap consulting and training on […]

  • What’s new and improved in MadCap Flare 12

    Hey everybody! It’s that awesome time of year when MadCap releases the latest and greatest iteration of MadCap Flare. This year, try we’re getting MadCap Flare 12, sick with a host of new features and enhancements that improve the authoring experience. One of the great things about Flare 12 is that there is a nice […]

  • The perception of our profession

    The perception of our profession

    Last week a colleague of mine, help Tom Johnson, viagra 40mg shared with me an e-mail he received from somebody in our organization. There was to be a large meeting to hash out all the details surrounding a new project. In the message that contained the meeting rationale, the organizer included this gem: I will […]

  • When the “right” tool isn’t the “best” tool

    Not too long ago, generic I found myself stuck between a rock and a hard place. I work for a large organization (30k+ world wide workforce), purchase and I’m just one tiny fish in a very large lake. I was asked to provide help content in the form of a getting started guide for a […]

  • Intellectual Property Responsibilities of Content Developers

    As a technical writer, medical I develop content for the applications I’m supporting. Often that includes designing content, pill images, seek and multi-media to provide the best user experience possible. As content developers, however, we have a responsibility (both legal and moral) to ensure that the content we are using is being used properly and […]