La Jolla, CA, USA and Ra'anana, Israel — February 20, 2014 — OnTarget Communications, Israel's leading technical communications training and placement company, is joining forces with MadCap Software to ensure students pursuing its “OnTarget Technical Writer's Training Program” have clear competitive advantages while pursuing or advancing their careers in technical communications. OnTarget is using MadCap Flare—the modern future-proof authoring and multi-channel publishing software that supports print, Web, desktop and mobile—to provide students with the most advanced authoring and publishing solution available today.
OnTarget will be implementing MadCap Flare in its “Working with MadCap Flare” and “Improving Your Technical Writing/Authoring Skills” classes. As a result, students in these classes will learn state-of-the-art technical writing techniques through hands-on experience with the software used by thousands of companies worldwide.
We've found that MadCap Flare is the most suitable application for creating Help systems and has been developed with the user in mind," said Leigh Freedman, operations manager at OnTarget Communications. "The fact that it is constantly being updated and improved really impresses us.”
“Our partnership with OnTarget Communications is another example of how MadCap's Scholar Program empowers students globally to strengthen their knowledge of technical writing best practices,” said Anthony Olivier, MadCap founder and CEO. "MadCap products are recognized and used worldwide, and proficiency with MadCap Flare ensures students a competitive advantage in the workforce.”
About MadCap Scholar Program
The MadCap Scholar Program offers special discounts on MadCap's state-of-the-art technical communications software to help students, educators and universities gain access to industry-standard tools that support technical writing and documentation best practices. They include the ability to outfit labs with MadCap Software applications for free; free training, including the MAD Certification Test for teachers and professors, and discounts on software for current students. For more detail, visit http://www.madcapsoftware.com/education/scholar.aspx.
About OnTarget Communications
OnTarget Communications is Israel's leading company in the placement and outsourcing of technical and marketing writers. Based in London, England and Ra'anana, Israel, OnTarget provides services throughout the United Kingdom, Europe, the Middle East, the Asia-Pacific region and the United States. OnTarget Training delivers leading edge training courses, both at their training centers and onsite for clients. Courses range from upgrading to new technologies to enhancing writing, editing and presentation skills, to project and content management topics.
About MadCap Software
MadCap Software, Inc. is a leading technical communication software firm specializing in integrated applications for end-to-end content development, delivery and management. MadCap's software products provide state-of-the-art content workflow solutions for multi-channel publishing, including the Web, print, desktop and mobile. Through its strategic partner Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT), MadCap delivers solutions optimized for Microsoft Windows, Visual Studio, and the .NET environment. Headquartered in La Jolla, CA, MadCap is home to some of the most experienced software architects and product experts in the documentation industry. Learn more about MadCap Software at www.madcapsoftware.com.