Live from Confab: Language: Your Organization’s Most Important and Least Valued Asset

Language: Your Organization’s Most Important and Least Valued Asset, by Abby Covert How we understand language depends on our experience. Language is a highly complex system for communication. As an information architect, Abby has seen a lot of teams struggle to get on the same page. They need a shared understanding of their language. We…

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Live from Confab: Assess and Progress: How to Identify High-Impact Content Initiatives

Assess and Progress: How to Identify High-Impact Content Initiatives, by Kathy Wagner What keeps Content Strategists Up at Night? Choosing a strategic direction is difficult. Why is content strategy decision making so hard? We have different backgrounds, and often can’t see eye to eye. If you don’t want to miss anything, follow a recipe. Here’s…

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Live from Confab: Speaking Truth to Power: How to Build Equity Through Writing and Design Standards

Speaking Truth to Power: How to Build Equity Through Writing and Design Standards, by Mai-Ling Garcia “Speaking truth to power” is the belief that love can overcome hatred (according to Urban Dictionary). Or “a powerful nonviolent challenge to injustice and unbridled totalitarian forces, often perpetuated by government, but sometimes not.” (Huffington Post)

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