I like the Mac's elegance. I like the elegance of Apple's programs. But I use the "bloatware" of Microsoft Office -- by choice.
You often hear that 90% of Word's features go unused. Well I'm here to tell you about one of those obscure features that drives me to use Word, despite owning a Mac and Pages: Paste Link.
I've got a library of trip plans. Every trip plan has some common boilerplate text, some text that is unique to the trip, and a schedule (in a table). Boilerplate, unique content, and a spreadsheet.