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The first thing I did was to generate an email to the engineering managers
and engineers who would be affected by the video idea and ask for their
input...pros/cons and any thing else they could think of. Only two have been
positive about the video taping. One is an engineer who would not be
affected and the other helped write the old manuals (in two weeks) that were
so bad nobody (especially Field Service and training) is able to use them.
The remaining individuals are 100% against the idea because it would
increase their already unbelievable workload.
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Just out of curiosity, has anyone asked the engineers, and their
managers, what they think about this idea?
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