Carolyn Medrano - OfficeNinjas

Carolyn Medrano

I am an anything goes Copywriter and Technical Writer with a BS in Emerging Media communications. I served as Ninja for nurses and doctors before becoming a full-time writer, and I spend my disposable income on blueberries, mangoes, coffee, and DS games for a son who is as random as his mom.

Typos Begone! A Tech Tutorial for Ginger Software

Typos Begone! A Tech Tutorial for Ginger Software

Have you been a victim of sending an email with “you” when you really meant “your?” Tweeted something only to discover you misspelled “-ing” as “-ign?” Typos, comma-tastrophes, and subject-verb disagreements happen. They’re part of #NinjaLife as you probably communicate very quickly on a computer or phone. Often, they’re just careless little errors that sneak…Read more

IFTTT- The Crown of the Internet Queen (or King)

IFTTT- The Crown of the Internet Queen (or King)

Imagine that the internet is a kingdom. It’s filled with the most awesome subjects a queen/king can ask for – Google, Youtube, Twitter, Email. As ruler, you make your rounds to your subjects daily to get news from around the kingdom, delegate tasks, and maybe enjoy a little bit of entertainment while your royal advisors…Read more

CanvasPop for Office Walls that Really POP!

CanvasPop for Office Walls that Really POP!

Art in the office shows that “management cares enough about the employee experience – and the customer experience – to have a thoughtfully maintained facility that people feel good about working in”, says Forbes Magazine. I couldn’t agree more. There is absolutely nothing more life sucking than walking into a gray office, with gray desks,…Read more

10 Greeting Cards to Show Your Employees You Lurve Them

10 Greeting Cards to Show Your Employees You Lurve Them

Just to dispel any potential disagreements: Employee engagement matters. A 2013 Gallup poll found that 70% of American employees dislike their jobs, and this causes them to disengage from the company. Disengagement causes lack of productivity, lack of teamwork, and lack of… well… everything that makes the office work well. The funny thing is that…Read more