Drawing on over 20 years of experience in the Electrical Engineering, Control Systems and IT industries, Valhalla Consulting brings core skills to any project in order to add value to the client.

With the added bonus of having a poet and creative writer with 26 years of passionate expression under their belt, Valhalla Consulting ensures that your publishing experience will be anything but daunting

The following gives a brief overview of the core competencies provided.

 

Desktop Publishing

The journey from rough manuscript to polished end product that can be published as an e-book and in print is often a long and arduous one. Attention to detail is key, whether it be proofreading of copy, or the visual flair required to combine words and images together. Valhalla Consulting uses professional desktop publishing software such as Adobe InDesign and Adobe Photoshop to achieve professional results.

 

Technical Writing, Proofreading and Business Analyst services

The challenge of Technical Writing, Proofreading and Business Analysis lies in turning information into useful and usable documentation. Valhalla Consulting understands the full life cycle of technical documents, from interviewing individuals (technology experts), to reading supporting texts, compiling and editing the documentation, and finally to the review and approval phases.

Valhalla Consulting provides services ranging from simple proofreading, desktop publishing, editing and layout, through to the generation of detailed design specifications and full documentation suites for end users and system administrators.

Pictures often tell a thousand words. Valhalla Consulting is able to provide any supporting images, from simple screenshots to detailed swimlane flowcharts, system drawings and network diagrams.

 

The Tools of the Trade:

  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
  • Microsoft Visio
  • OpenOffice/LibreOffice
  • LaTeX
  • Alfresco Document Management System

 

Soft Skills:

  • Creative flair
  • Dedication to excellence
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Structured approach to information gathering and presentation
  • Auto-didactic skills for fast learning on the job
  • Keen appreciation of business drivers and impacts