Category: communication

Do you need to like your editor or proofreader?

You’ve finished your book, completed your marketing material or are looking for some help with your PhD thesis. Now you’ve got to find an editor / proofreader / wordy wordsmith. How to find an editor or proofreader It’s a tough decision. First you have…

Ten Reasons You Absolutely Must Network If You Are A Freelancer

Network. You must network.   Whether you’re a writer, an editor, a designer, a llama wrangler or any other type of freelancer you MUST network.   This is non-negotiable if you want to survive your freelancing years. I know, it’s a pain. You’d rather…

The Damned Apostrophe and How To Use It

  Sometimes I just think ‘get rid of it’. It’s a pain. Even those of us who work with words occasionally sit scratching our heads at where the damn thing should go. But, despite our agony, most of the time the apostrophe is a…