Guide to Fixing Corrupt MS Word Documents

How can you tell if your MS Word document is corrupt? For technical writers, discovering that your user guide has become corrupt is not good news. The effort you spent writing, editing and producing the document is now in jeopardy, especially if you cannot recover the lost text. Corrupt Documents: Examples It works different ways. […]

How To Stop Technical Documents From Crashing

Is there anything worse than writing User Guides all afternoon and then… Word crashes! If your Microsoft Word files suddenly become huge and start crashing, here’s a few ways to fix it. I’ve creating some very long technical documents in Microsoft Word and learnt a few ways to control these documents.

How To Make Friday Your Busiest Day

lance-armstong-getting-things-done Friday is my busiest day. Most folks power down and go into weekend mode. Not here! Ask yourself, ‘why do I go down a gear on Friday?’, ‘How does this benefit my career?’ Ok, let’s be honest. We do this because others do it. Right? This is a high-risk way to manage your career. You’re letting others determine how you behave. And it damages your career in many, many ways. Here’s an alternative approach.