Sue Darby

Technical instructions for a variety of technical and crafting topics. Sue Darby is a wizard with software, from basics to macros and things they weren’t originally programmed to do (mass e-mail merge PDF files through Outlook). She writes technical instructions from “This is the mouse” level to anything new that she’s… Continue reading

Where Hobbies & Career Meet

Just a few things that excite me, light me up, that I truly enjoy and where they cross the boundaries from Hobby to potential Career. There’s a lot more than this but charts and graphs can only handle so much information!

 

Gone to the Dungeon

So today’s big project was a file inventory. We have hard files still, although that is slowly going digital finally. The gremlins and dragons in the dungeon otherwise known as the file room had left a big mess. Today’s task was to find all the files that were not supposed… Continue reading

Skills

Skill Sets Office Suites: Master Certified MS Office 2003, MS Office 95-2013, MS Outlook, MS Project, MS Visio, MS SharePoint 2007-2010, OneNote, Open Office, Adobe Pro X and XI Databases: MMIS, DS3, Citrix, Access, Enterprise, COGNOS Graphic Art Suites: Corel Draw,  Paint Shop Pro, Visio,  Dia, Freemind Operating Systems: Windows… Continue reading

What activities make me the happiest?

What activities make me the happiest?

Patterns and drafting with sewing but I am a moody seamstress Document management and development of new forms with latitude for creativity Process development and procedure design Finding problems and coming up with ideas to fix it Being given a problem and finding a solution that helps someone else solve… Continue reading

Where do you want to be 5 years from now?

Where do you want to be 5 years from now?

I have some specific goals for 2014 and beyond. For this year I want to find a non-commuting job to help with work-life balance. My current commute is 120 miles per day and I am gone 11-13 hours per day but only 7.5 of that is spent working. I want… Continue reading

Experience Expanded

EXPERIENCE State of Alaska, Division of Senior & Disabilities, Quality Assurance, Provider Certification & Compliance Unit Office Assistant II May 2008 to Present Anchorage, AK Nine Star Education & Employment Career Development Center Mentor & Computer Instructor April 2006 to April 2008 Anchorage, Alaska Sue’s Tiny Costumes Owner Webmaster Author… Continue reading

What am I looking for?

I am looking for a challenge! Something that will keep me busy, learning, something I do well and enjoy. I want to help others in an office or share what I know with others. I want to write, create, generate reports, break new computer systems and help find the issues… Continue reading