Category: business

10 quick ways to improve your business writing skills

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This week I was going to write about something completely different It’s been a full-on week and I never quite got to write anything (hey, I’m only human, shit happens). But Twitter threw me a curveball the other day that totally blew my mind…

Why does my business need a copyeditor?

A lot of businesses don’t feel the need for editors, because they don’t actually know what editors do.

Editing. Why does your business need it? Do you ever really think about the words your business uses? Are they chatty? Serious? Formal? Informal? Does your business thrive on hard facts or on emotions? It really doesn’t matter. You see, until you realise the…

Is it better to hire an editor who lives locally?

Remember, there are thousands of trained editors out there

Over the years I’ve had a fair number of potential clients preferring to hire an editor who lives locally. Don’t worry, it’s not just me, it happens. This week I’ll look at why this isn’t necessarily a good idea. And why in some cases…