Should we run a course on how to write instructions?

We’re thinking about running a training course for people who find they need to write instructions from time to time. It’s not aimed at professional technical authors, but rather managers and specialists in organisations who need to know the essentials of being able to write processes, procedures and tasks clearly and simply. If you be… Read more »

Should we offer a workshop on documentation as a emotional experience for users?

We’re presenting on documentation as a emotional experience for users at the TCUK conference later this month, and we’re considering whether we should develop this 40 minute presentation into a workshop. Technical documentation written today really doesn’t take into account the different states of emotion users can have, and this can lead to users bypassing… Read more »

“Delivering documentation in a downturn” webinar recording is now available

A re-recording of our webinar “Delivering documentation in a downturn” is now available to purchase for a nominal fee via our online shop. This 30 minute presentation is for people who must manage documentation projects with limitations on their budget and personnel. Among the things it covers are: How the recent economic downturn and signs of recovery… Read more »