The Swiss Army Knife: A Do-It-All Tool
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The Swiss Army Knife: A Do-It-All Tool

When I was in my freshman year at Saginaw Valley State University, I took a leap of faith in changing my major from Computer Science to Professional and Technical Writing. I didn’t know what I was getting into and went in blind. I didn’t start my first technical writing class until I was in my sophomore year. Fast-forward to winter semester of my sophomore year,…

QuickResponse Library Meets Demand for Innovation in the Manufacturing Industry
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QuickResponse Library Meets Demand for Innovation in the Manufacturing Industry

2021 and 2022 have been two solid years of innovation for the ITS team, with the QuickResponse Library (QRL) topping the list.   The QRL was developed to specifically solve a major pain point our manufacturers are facing today: Quickly and easily accessing information (maintenance and/or operating procedures, drawings, troubleshooting remedies, etc.) on demand, while on the job. By solving this pain point, the QRL is…

User Experience Design for Technical Documentation
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User Experience Design for Technical Documentation

We are not our users and it is always important in the development of documentation to consider the perspective of the end user. Just because it makes sense to us, does not mean it will make sense to someone else. User Experience Design is a vital element of developing technical documentation. User Experience Design – What Is It? User Experience Design, also referred to as…

ITS Wins MMA 2022 Manufacturing Innovation Excellence Award
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ITS Wins MMA 2022 Manufacturing Innovation Excellence Award

Fenton’s Interactive Training Systems (ITS) is receiving statewide recognition as a recipient of the 2022 MFG Innovation Excellence Award, presented by the Michigan Manufacturers Association (MMA). The MMA honored the winners of the 2022 MFG Excellence Awards during a celebration on Thursday, November 10, 2022, in Lansing. ITS was honored with the Innovation Excellence Award due to our expertise and dedication to innovation in the…

“What’s Next…?” Solutions for the Manufacturing Industry
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“What’s Next…?” Solutions for the Manufacturing Industry

We are beyond thrilled to show the world the 2022 ITS “What’s Next?” Highlight video! Over the last year, we have spent a considerable amount of time brainstorming, planning, learning, growing, and innovating. Our mission has been to constantly ask ourselves, “What’s Next?” in every facet of the business. As many of you fellow leaders know, this sounds much easier than it actually is. What…

Michigan Manufacturers Association Awards Press Conference
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Michigan Manufacturers Association Awards Press Conference

On Tuesday of this week, the Michigan Manufacturers Association hosted a press conference at Peckham, Inc., in Lansing, Michigan, highlighting the 2022 MFG Excellence Awards. We’d like to thank Delaney McKinley, the greater MMA Team, the greater Peckham Team, and Brett Linton, for hosting this event. The event was profound, inspiring and eye opening for us all, who are so closely united with similar challenges in the manufacturing industry,…

Join the Team as a Back-End Web Developer
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Join the Team as a Back-End Web Developer

Interactive Training Systems (ITS) is looking for a Back-End Web Developer to join our team! Job Description This individual would be responsible for supporting projects related to building interactive content for our customers. We are project based and work to meet our customer driven deadlines. In addition to projects, this person would be critical in developing customer demo’s, highlighting our capabilities and offerings. This position…

Fenton-based Interactive Training Systems Finalist for MFG Excellence Award
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Fenton-based Interactive Training Systems Finalist for MFG Excellence Award

Fenton’s own Interactive Training Systems (ITS) is receiving statewide recognition as a finalist for the MFG Innovation Excellence Award presented by the Michigan Manufacturers Association (MMA). The MMA will honor the finalists of the 2022 MFG Excellence Awards during a celebration on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2022, in Lansing. Interactive Training Systems will be honored with a nomination for the MFG Innovation Excellence Award due to…