Re: Word up

Subject: Re: Word up
From: Andrew Plato <intrepid_es -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 30 Nov 2000 19:25:19 -0800 (PST)

--- Bruce Byfield <bbyfield -at- axionet -dot- com> wrote:

> Mostly, I agree with you. Part of being a professional is knowing
> how to make do with the tools you have.
> However, another part of being a professional is knowing the best
> tools for the job - for you, if not necessarily for anyone else. You
> may be able to carve a 6" statue with a 4' chainsaw, but how many
> people would do so regularly if there was an alternative?

Yes, I agree. The right tool for the right job.

I've worked in Word, Frame, PageMaker and lots of other products. They all have
their benefits they all have their drawbacks. I don't see any of them as being
phenomenally better or worse than the other.

In any event, it still boils down to skill and talent. No tool can replace

Andrew Plato

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