When the Medical Writer Becomes the Patient

January 30, 2019

I’ve written on healthcare topics for nearly 20 years: Medical devices, pharmaceuticals, healthcare supply chain, sterile processing of surgical instruments, medical equipment maintenance, quality management,  healthcare data, unique device identification (UDI), cybersecurity, group purchasing organizations (GPOs), distributors, etc. etc., etc. And […]

Beyond Clean Podcast: CSPD Salary Survey & Healthcare Writing

April 26, 2018

  As a writer/editor I am usually the one conducting interviews, but it was a great pleasure and a tremendous honor to have been interviewed by Weston “Hank” Balch, Justin Poulin and Michael Matthews for a Beyond Clean Podcast on […]

Celebrating 12 Years of Doing What I Love!

December 21, 2017

It has been 12 years since I left the agency world to start my own healthcare communications business – KLN Communications. Since that time I have had the opportunity to work with so many amazing people and organizations across the […]

The Critical Link: Item Master and Electronic Health Record

December 13, 2017

Accurately capturing product data in the electronic health record (EHR) is a significant challenge for healthcare systems and hospitals – one that poses risks to revenue and patient safety. This week, supply chain solutions provider GHX launched Clinical ConneXion, a solution that bridges the […]

Creating Mind-bending Illustrations with Sketch and Looper in No Time

August 3, 2017

In this Toptal blog post, product designer Wojciech Dobry shares his insights on the Looper plug in, which enables him to create complex illustrations in seconds:    

13 Podcasts Every Designer Should Listen To

July 11, 2017

Toptal’s Michael Abehser, a UI/UX designer and front-end developer originally from Israel and France, shares his top picks for design podcasts to help you focus, gain inspiration, and stay entertained while you design.

Mobile eCommerce design considerations to impact customer experience

June 7, 2017

Looking to enhance your customer experience? Check out this Toptal blog post by Cai Cardenas, a freelance digital product designer based in Brisbane, Australia on mobile eCommerce design considerations.

SaaS – Pricing Tactics That Can Turbocharge Your Business

May 25, 2017

Here’s a new blog post by my friends at Toptal. The author is Tayfun Uslu who has provided financial expertise for companies in the eCommerce, renewable energy, and telecom sectors as well as investment banks and consultancies, reporting to founders and senior management. […]

Persuasive Design: Using Advanced Psychology Effectively

May 18, 2017

Digital designer Bronwen Rees describes how more and more companies are using advanced psychological research and in order to drive more engagement and purchases through their websites in this Toptal blog post.   

eCommerce Redesign: First impressions are 94% design-related

May 8, 2017

In this recent Toptal blog post, designer Miklos Philips describes his UX-focused redesign for two large eCommerce sites.