Yes, it’s true – Word has its limitations; it’s not as versatile as InDesign for designing printed material. However, it is the leading word processing software, and most designs can be accurately represented in Word as a custom template, keeping in mind the limitations of End User’s knowledge base. When creating templates based on a […]
I often get asked to create templates for a clients, when in reality what they want is not a template, but the formatting cleaned up in an existing document. This happens often enough I thought perhaps I should shine a light on what Microsoft Office templates really are, how awesome they are, and how they can be […]
You’ve cleared your agenda, booked the room, scheduled the meeting. There is a topic to present, and certain people will be your captive audience for roughly an hour. Now what? There are those who view PowerPoint presentations as an evil torment; designing, writing, witnessing – all equally evil. And they have a point. Too many slides, […]
I took a lot of Microsoft and Adobe classes from a great company in Calgary, and at the time I chuckled when I took this photo of one of their filing cabinet drawers. But then it dawned on me – this isn’t out of the ordinary at all. This is quite common. A deal-with-it-later non-strategy […]
Somehow you’ve found yourself at this juncture. The crossroads between Working For The Man and Working For Your Awesome Self. Congratulations. You have so much to learn and no real road map, where do you turn….where do you go now? Here. You come here. I’m not going to say I’m the expert in this (of […]
I’m so very excited to finally be back on Vancouver Island! My folks packed up and moved to Alberta at the end of the 70s, so it’s taken a while but I’m finally home again. While in Alberta, I did a lot of living and a lot of learning. Not only did I marry a […]
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