The LavaCon Content Strategy Conference | 23-26 October 2022 | New Orleans
Barry Saiff

Barry Saiff is a technical communications leader with 36 years of experience. Barry led writing teams at 6 US corporations, then moved to the Philippines and started Saiff Solutions, a technical documentation and multimedia arts outsourcing firm, in 2011 (

Barry is the author of Outsourcing Technical Writing: A Primer, published by XML Press in October, 2018, and also of the popular 7 Habits series of tech comm blog posts.

Barry has hired and managed hundreds of tech comm professionals.

Managing Writers: An Interactive Playshop

Co-Presented with Kat Reierson.

For many managers of content teams, a two-word job description applies: Create miracles! Managers must effectively deal with a wide variety of issues—from geographically and culturally diverse teams to organizational and technological change. How can you reduce stress, improve results, and empower your team to continually excel?

In this workshop, we’ll explore the inner work that can catapult team success. Developing inner awareness and a mastery of being sets you apart from average leaders. Unleash the inner leader in you!