Tag: advice

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…

A Pain-free Editing Checklist For Authors

  I’ve been thinking lately (I know, it’s as much a shock to me as it is to you). There’s one main thing that tends to add tension to a working relationship if you’re editing non-fiction or business documents, or having your fiction writing…