Bad Documentation: a “Must Fix”

Most understand the three pillars of business excellence: people, process & technology. A lot of effort has historically been spent, and with good reason, on the people and technology sides of the

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Thanks to Marc Gravez for finding this gem. 

 

Bad documentation costs money, people! Technical communicators, especially tech writers and editors, are TRAINED to write well to save you money…and headaches. This article breaks it down. 

 

Take a a look at the financial impact of bad documentation in this article. 

–techcommgeekmom 

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About TechCommGeekMom

Danielle M. Villegas is a technical communicator who has most recently worked at the International Refugee Committee, MetLife, Novo Nordisk, and BASF North America, with a background in content strategy, web content management, social media, project management, e-learning, and client services. Danielle is best known in the technical communications world for her blog, TechCommGeekMom.com, which has continued to flourish since it was launched during her graduate studies at NJIT in 2012. She has presented webinars and seminars for Adobe, the Society for Technical Communication (STC), the IEEE ProComm, and at Drexel University’s eLearning Conference. She has written articles for the STC Intercom, STC Notebook, the Content Rules blog, and The Content Wrangler as well. You can learn more about Danielle on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/in/daniellemvillegas, on Twitter @techcommgeekmom, or through her blog.
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