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Posted on 07/31/2014

NOTE: This is the seventh and final post in our Windward series on creating beautiful reports. Missed the beginning? Start here. Text, tables, charts, layout, images, color – it seems like there’s a lot you need to take into account when creating a stylish report. We have just one final item to add to the […] …read more

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Posted on 07/30/2014

Do you integrate documents from clients or other departments that contain different styles? Are you looking to maintain a consistent style in your master output document? Do you find yourself wasting time trying to achieve that consistent style? Windward can make your life easier. Problem Clients and departments build documents with non-standard styles and send […] …read more

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Posted on 07/28/2014

Many years ago I wrote the book No Bugs! It is from a very different world from the one we work in today. Java & C# have eliminated entire classes of bugs discussed in the book. Unit tests have proven themselves to be a very powerful tool. And the debugging tools we have today – […] …read more

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Posted on 07/25/2014

NOTE: This is the sixth post in our Windward series on creating beautiful reports. Missed the beginning? Start here. There’s no rule that says your business report or document has to be boring in order to be professional. So go ahead – make your documents more meaningful and memorable. Using color is a fairly simple […] …read more

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Posted on 07/23/2014

Do you have a business need for PivotTable reports? Are you a Microsoft® Excel® power user who constantly analyzes data for trends? Do you need to drill down into the details of data in your final output? Then I have some good news for you. The Problem You are a typical Excel power user who […] …read more

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