2018 was a wonderful year for Saiff Solutions! Here’s a quick recap of our year:
In 2018, we moved into a larger headquarters. Our office expanded from 95 sqm to 600 sqm, and from three rooms to ten rooms. We now enjoy an international-level training facility, a CEO office, manager rooms, soundproof rooms, video and audio studio space, and more. We also added modern workstations and employee lockers.
The CEO's office
The Training Room
The Technical Writers' Room
The Marketing Team's Room
Our multimedia team has expanded, allowing our capabilities to reach a wide variety of industries. We offer multimedia services such as:
- Technical illustration
- Graphic design
- Instructional 2D animations
- Educational video editing
- e-Learning modules and content
From 2017 to 2018, our annual revenue increased by 23%.
Excellent technical content is our promise to every client who seeks our help. We frequently receive unsolicited praise for the quality of our work. Content quality matters to us. Your success matters to us.
LavaCon 2018 was a blast! We were a Sapphire Sponsor for 2018 and it was our best LavaCon ever. On October 21 to 24, the Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel, New Orleans, LA was filled with engaging and fun activities. Barry led two breakout sessions and a three-hour workshop, and we sponsored events throughout the four-day conference.
Barry showcases his new book, Outsourcing Technical Writing: A Primer, at Mag's 940 bar.
If you attend LavaCon, be sure to arrive before Sunday evening – every year Saiff Solutions sponsors the participant reception Sunday night – every year Saiff Solutions sponsors the participant reception Sunday night – the best of all LavaCon parties!
Along with the fun-filled discussions during LavaCon 2018 was the release of Barry's book, Technical Writing Outsourcing: A Primer. It was published on October 20 and was available for the first time in LavaCon! It is the newest book in the Content Wrangler Content Strategy Series and will help you understand to achieve improved content quality and production via outsourcing. You can grab a copy of the book at Amazon or XML Press.
Grab a copy of the book on technical writing outsourcing, Technical Writing Outsourcing: A Primer. In partnership with the Content Wrangle, we conducted three free webinars last year:
- June 20: Motion Infographics
- September 13: Microcontent (with Rob Hanna of Precision Content)
- November 6: Ousourcing Multimedia Services
2018 has been eventful an eventful year, but we're looking forwards to more suprises in 2019. Watch out for the launch of our redesigned website and news about our new partner and customers!
The 2018 Year End Party: Saiff Solutions in Barrywood!
In 2018, we delivered 33 different types of training to our staff. We are on track to deliver 60 different types of training in 2019.
One highlight: We’ve launched a new training program called WRAMPS. Our staff will focus on developing their talents in these areas:
Of course, the underlying focus on many of the activities is our favorite language, English! The key to improvement is Practice – each employee will practice these skills regularly throughout the year.
It has been an amazing year and we are eternally grateful to our customers, partners, and supporters. You are all part of our success! Here’s to an even more amazing 2019!