Posts Tagged ‘learning’

Who Wrote the Book on Industrial Tech Writing?

My best clients are the ones who already have a basic understanding of the challenges of creating great documentation. So I believe it’s in all of our best interests to help potential clients learn as much as they can about technical writing and the issues associated with a documentation project.

The Greased Rubber Ball

Back when I was instructing electronics and instrumentation apprentices and technologists I liked to start each new batch of students with my “Greased Rubber Ball” theory of learning. I told them that their upcoming learning experience would be like trying to stay on top of a giant greased rubber ball. I suggested that if they […]