Photo by Daria Nepriakhina on Unsplash I’ve become sort of a student of remote working because of my freelancing and consulting work. A special area of interest is the changes (both good and bad) in dynamics and project management that sometimes occur when a remote technical writer joins the team. While this post speaks more about… Continue reading 3 remote technical writer lessons
Last year after spending four years working from home, I took a corporate job working in an open office. I read much about the transition being hard, because I went from the upmost privacy to being able to see and hear the people working around me.
by Mike Wilson via Unsplash.com When I got my start as a technical writer, everybody worked in the same office, in the same building. Collaboration in those days was via shared network drives and eventually corporate email. I’ve been working remotely pretty much since 2012 with the exception of some on-site meetings and business trips.… Continue reading 7 ways to wreck virtual team collaboration without really trying
Image by freeimages user: vclare I’ve become sort of a student of remote working because for years now. A special area of interest is the changes (both good and bad) in dynamics and project management that sometimes occur when a remote technical writer joins the team. While this post speaks more about remote technical writing, you… Continue reading 3 things nobody tells you about remote writing projects
I’ve been interested in remote working since I first worked remotely as a computer book technical reviewer back in the nineties. I’ve put my stake in the ground about the importance of culture for collaboration. Fast forward to today, I’ve had the opportunity to write about some of the platforms and mobile apps that power… Continue reading 7 wickedly simple ways to improve virtual team communications