Shortcut to go to the END of a MS Word document

If you want to go directly to the end of a Word document when you open it, Press Ctrl+End when you open the document. If you want to create a little macro that does this automatixcally, add the following lines of code in the Autoopen macro: Sub AutoOpen() Selection.EndKey Unit:=wdStoryEnd Sub Tip: sent to us […]

How to Write Your First Technical Documentation Plan

Preparing a Documentation Plan involves several different activities. Depending on the complexity of the project you may want to change the depth of the plan, but most plans will include: Overview Resource Requirements Schedule Deliverables Documentation Plan for only $3.99 Tip: Documentation plans are also known as Information Development plans. In this article, we’ll look […]

Batch Processing Tricks for Digital Images

Batch It! is ideal for digital photographers who want to resize and rename a large batch of images. According to the developers created Batch It!, “We looked for tools to handle batch image resizing but the tools at that point of time were simply too expensive and too difficult to use. That set us in […]

Beyond Bullet Points story template

Cliff Atkinson’s Beyond Bullet Points story template is now available as a free download from Microsoft. This award-winning author shows how to incorporate the fundamentals of classic story structure and the screen-writing process into your presentations. Nervous about making presentations? Use this template, and the Beyond Bullet Points method, to improve your presentations and give […]

10 Tips To Enhance Presentations

Cliff Atkinson from Sociable Media offers an excellent series on how to improve your presentations. In previous tutorials he suggested that you tell a story with your presentation and then how to use storyboards to plan your presentation. These tips follow-up on these tutorials and are worth book-marking if you’re nervous about making your first […]

Avoid Retyping Data into Word documents from Excel

Digital Trends offer a Financial Reporting Toolkit’s Formula Builder for MS Word. This add-in program that makes it easy to create formulas in Microsoft Word. Formula Builder walks you through the steps of building a formula. Click on the cell address you want in your formula and Formula Builder automatically determines the cell address for […]

What’s so different about Writing for the Web?

Do you remember the first time one of your friends showed you how to write a text message—and explained why verbs had become such old-hat? It broke the rules. But it made sense. Writing for the web also requires a fresh approach. For example, taking material from a newspaper and pasting it into a web […]

10 Steps to Successful Bids

Business Owner’s Toolkit outlines the ten steps involved in making successful bids. “Although we are presenting the actions you need to take in a step-by-step fashion, it does not mean that they need to be done one at a time. They can be done simultaneously or in a different order, depending on your circumstances.” http://www.toolkit.com/small_business_guide/sbg.aspx?nid=P09_2000 […]

Make Text on Your Laptop Easier to Read

Microsoft offers a free online service that claims to improve font display quality over traditional forms of font smoothing or anti-aliasing. ClearType improves readability on color LCD displays with a digital interface, such as those in laptops and high-quality flat panel displays. The online tuner lets you tune your Windows XP ClearType settings. How it […]