With the release of Word 2007, and even more so with Word 2010, Microsoft has taken a commanding lead on desktop-based office products. If you're still hanging on to Office 2003, now's the time to move up to Office 2010.
Change can be difficult, but switching to Word 2010 will make you more productive and be well worth it in the long run.
Todd Meister has been developing using Microsoft technologies for more than 15 years. He's been a technical editor on more than 75 titles, ranging from SQL Server to the .NET Framework. Besides technical editor, he is an Assistant Director for Computing Services at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana. He lives in central Indiana with his wife, Kimberly, and their four terrific children.