My latest article on "The Proofreader's Corner" column of Rich Adin's An American Editor blog is now available.
This month, I discuss the advice we give new entrants to the field, especially now that editorial freelancing is no longer limited by geographical boundaries in the way it once was. Our clients can come from anywhere and can publish anywhere. To accommodate our customers' preferences we need a flexible and international approach to language styles and preferences, and the advice we offer needs to support this view if new editorial colleagues are to make the most appropriate resource investment.
You can read the article here: The Proofreader’s Corner: What Do New Starters Need to Know? Thinking Internationally
Louise Harnby is a fiction line editor, copyeditor and proofreader who specializes in helping self-publishing writers prepare their novels for market.
She is the author of several books on business planning and marketing for editors, and runs online courses from within the Craft Your Editorial Fingerprint series. She is also an Advanced Professional Member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders and an Author Member of the Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi). Louise loves books, coffee and craft gin, though not always in that order.
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