RE: Online documentation saves trees? Not!

Subject: RE: Online documentation saves trees? Not!
From: "Douglas S. Bailey (AL)" <dbailey -at- commandalkon -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2001 08:36:38 -0500

> Hummm. I have made a concerted effort to reduce paper usage
> here and until
> the intranet is up this is a bit limited. However, the MAIN culprit is
> meetings. Unless one has a large VDU etc in the conference
> room, one always
> sees everyone turning up with printed handouts - from agendas
> to task lists.

Perhaps it's time for companies to start issuing PDAs as well as the
standard desktop (or floor-standing mid-tower) workstations? This would let
managers email meeting agendas, which could then be sync'd into the PDAs.
Voila, we've got a few more trees standing after all.


Doug Bailey
Technical Writer
Technical Communications Dept.
Command Alkon
Email FAX: (413) 653-1027


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