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We discuss the lessons we've learnt so far from training in a virtual classroom environment during the Lockdown.    More information: Cherryleaf's training courses Cherryleaf newsl...

Ellis donned his finest brocade waistcoat and riding boots for an episode that was recorded in one of the locations used in the Bridgerton TV series.  He discusses the location, an...

We spoke to Deborah Reid, Lead Tester at Bloom & Wild, about usability testing.  We discuss: What is testing? Is it only about accessibility? Where is it used? Why should organ...

We asked the people who receive the Cherryleaf newsletter what was one goal (relating to work, career, or work-life balance) that they were setting for 2021. We received a lot of r...

Another walking podcast, this time it's from Bedfont Lakes country park in west London. We gaze into our crystal ball and make predictions for the future of technical communication...

The DevPortal Awards bring together the API community to recognize, celebrate and learn from the world’s greatest developer portals and their API documentation. Ellis is one of the...

We discuss a thread by Chris Herd on Twitter about working from home, and the future of work.    Chris Herd's thread on Twitter.   Cherryleaf newsletter To contact Cherryleaf: info...

We talk to Bart Leahy about his career as a Technical Writer and his book, Heroic Technical Writing: Making a Difference in the Workplace and Your Life.   Cherryleaf newsletter To ...

Ellis describes his experience of writing and publishing a book on Kindle. He also discusses creating an audiobook for Audible and the latest options for printing a paperback book....

Ellis was recently a judge for the UK Technical Communication Awards 2020. In this podcast we look at the process for judging the entries, and the variety of content submitted.  Mo...

Organisations that take a controls-based approach to auditing typically need controls-based procedures. We look at how they differ from other policies and procedures. We also discu...

We're taking a summer break.   In the meantime, you might be interested in our quiz:   What is your organisation’s internal communication style?   Complete this questionnaire to fi...

We look at some newly released applications from Microsoft and Adobe that could help you be a better communicator: Microsoft Fluid https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cy1Tyr93Sw4 Micro...

Black Lives Matter (BLM), inclusivity and technical communicators: What can/should technical communicators do within and without their jobs?   BLM means recognising black people ha...

We caught up with Mike Hamilton, VP of Product Evangelism at MadCap Flare. We talked about: How is Covid-19/lockdown affecting you and MadCap? Managing chatbots, UI text, Help and ...

With the Covid-19 lockdown, corporate classroom training has had to stop. But will it come back? In this episode, we look at: Do we need classroom training? How Google is convertin...

In this episode, we talk to Will Myddelton, Product lead at Local Welcome, about moving from an oral to a written culture within an organisation. "An oral culture has huge advantag...

In this episode, we talk to CJ Walker, of Firehead, about the technical writing scene in France. Firehead: www.firehead.net ----- More information Cherryleaf - for technical commun...

The COVID-19 coronavirus is having a huge impact on people and organisations. With so many things that could be about to change, how should technical communicators respond? In this...

We talk to Sara Feldman, about how the writing in technical writing needs to evolve. We discuss: The driving forces that are impacting our audience’s context in ways we need to acc...

We talk to Jen Lambourne, Knowledge Management Lead at Monzo Bank, about her current work at Monzo and her previous role at the UK's Government Digital Service.  ----- More informa...

We look at working from home during the lockdown. ----- More information Cherryleaf - for technical communication that keeps customers. Cherryleaf newsletter To contact Cherryleaf:...

We look at the importance of communication in leadership. We look at how communication needs to adapt to different contexts. Note: This recording was made before the Coronavirus cr...

We look at the steps you need to take if you need to urgently create or update your Business as Usual policies and procedures.  -- More information Cherryleaf Cherryleaf newsletter...

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