Why punctuation matters

Your audience cares about punctuation, even if they don’t know it. Imagine you’re driving down a road, trying to get to your destination as quickly as possible. Suddenly there’s a speed bump, followed by some litter in the middle of the street. Then you see a sign that sends you in a completely different direction. Read more about Why punctuation matters[…]

Webinars, brand plans, blogs & more: The other side of Dossier

I’m pretty excited about a few things I’m working on. In May I’m presenting a two-part webinar called Starting a Freelance Editing and Writing Career. It’s based on a seminar I’ve given for years and I’m really looking forward to meeting a new batch of word nerd entrepreneurs. In part one we’ll cover Getting Started: Read more about Webinars, brand plans, blogs & more: The other side of Dossier[…]

Time is pie — is your project slice big enough?

One of the biggest problems I see with projects is time – people make the mistake of not giving each step enough time to be done well. Often there is a set date, such an event, for which a publication has to be produced. Imagine there’s a trade show you need a brochure for, a Read more about Time is pie — is your project slice big enough?[…]

Invest in your business with editing

Want to make a good impression? Professional writing and editing services may not immediately come to mind as a business essential, but first impressions are important. We’ve all seen the funny memes on social media about unfortunate mistakes – you want people to talk about your business for the right reasons. In today’s competitive marketplace, Read more about Invest in your business with editing[…]