Tag: copyediting

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… Continue Reading “Is it better to hire an editor who lives locally?”

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… Continue Reading “Copy Editors Matter To Business”

Editorial Tips for Authors – Scheduling Work

I hate having to turn down editorial work for projects that really interest me. I’m lucky in that I only tend to work on projects I think will be interesting, but sometimes something comes along that makes me bite my knuckles and wail ‘NooOOooOOOoo!’… Continue Reading “Editorial Tips for Authors – Scheduling Work”