Juggling deadlines, meeting with stakeholders and subject matter experts, trying to keep it all straight. You feel that you don’t have a moment to breathe. You might be an introvert in an extrovert’s world. Rest assured you’re not alone and there are strategies to survive and even thrive in the technical communications industry.
We learned in our last blog Investigate to Innovate how critical it is to investigate and research to find solutions for existing business challenges. The question arises, how to find time within your busy schedule to research? As the saying goes, It’s not about “having” time. It’s about “making” time.
After a lot of effort and persistence, the first draft of your document is ready; the only thing left is to have it reviewed for content verification and completeness. There are plenty of challenges during this process. There are 5 key challenges that can be resolved
Your BCP is a living document! You will need to schedule regular maintenance checks to ensure your plan gets updated whenever changes happen that will impact your contact lists, templates, and process.
Collaborating in the workplace is not a new concept. People have been collaborating long before the advent of email or IM or video-sharing tools. What has changed is an increased need for collaboration and how we collaborate — more than ever there is a need to actively engage with our co-workers.