Tag Archives: BlackBerry

Communication Preferences and Jane’s Voicemail Message

Jane recently changed her voicemail message to the following: (20 second voicemail) I nearly choked while laughing the first time I heard this. What she says is true. I usually end up listening to her voicemail messages for her. The proliferation of communication formats provides more possibilities for how we communicate. With all these format Continue Reading »

How My BlackBerry May Benefit You

Through a very fortunate circumstance, I was recently admitted to the ever-growing community of BlackBerry users. Owning a BlackBerry is a wonderful feeling — it’s like having the Internet in your pocket, wherever you go. At any point in time, you can check your mail (both work and gmail), read your feeds, check your calendar, instant message someone, navigate Continue Reading »

Top 10 Workspace Configurations for Technical Writers

Here’s my list of the Top 10 Workspace Configurations for technical writers. (By “workspace configuration,” I mean the characteristics of your work environment that make you most productive and happy.) Dual Monitors. Allows you to put the application you’re documenting on one screen, your authoring tool on the other. No more scrunched windows or frustrations Continue Reading »