Using Trello for managing editorial projects

My work as a technical writer sometimes means having to manage my own projects yet communicate about them in a way that programmers and engineers can understand without having flashbacks to college freshman English. I’ve come to use Trello for managing document projects. Technical people … “Using Trello for managing editorial projects”

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3 things technical writers can learn from screenwriters

Photo by rawpixel.com on Unsplash A few years back I took a screenwriting course through Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies. It was a challenging course. The professor had a bit of an ego so I didn’t get as much out of it as I had … “3 things technical writers can learn from screenwriters”

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Is “3” the answer to many of your document problems?

Photo by Tobias van Schneider on Unsplash I’ve spent the better part of my professional career as a contract technical writer. During that time I got the chance to examine why some organizations struggle with their technical documentation. With limited resources and budget, it is sometimes … “Is “3” the answer to many of your document problems?”

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The three shades of ghostwriting

With the popularity of content marketing and corporate blogging, it’s obvious there’s a whole lot of ghostwriting going on. Corporate CEOs, executives, and top engineers creating content takes them away from their day jobs. Here are the three shades of ghostwriting: 1. Acceptance Some organizations … “The three shades of ghostwriting”

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