Category: communication

Patience is a virtue

small but perfectly formed business

    I’ve two apple trees in my garden. I’m crap at gardening. But finally after years of perseverance and patience, this year I have one tree laden with fruit. Edible fruit. Yaay me.   Some businesses are like my apple trees. They start…

Managing expectations when hiring a copyeditor or copywriter

Great Expectations, Miss Haversham

  You’ve written the book. It’s taken blood, sweat and tears but you know if it’s going to be a success you need to send it to an editor. Or you’ve built your business, but you know to make the right impression you need…

Copy Editors Matter To Business

copy editors matter to business

A year after my original post, my Copy Editors Matter ‘handout’ has been shared around the editing community on social media. It’s a lovely thing to see. You put your heart and soul into something and people just ‘get it’. The image has been…