Friday, July 06, 2007

TGIF July 6, 2007!

TGI Friday! I have uploaded a new show to my podcast this week.

Author Sue Gilad joins Yvonne Perry today on Writers in the Sky to discuss her book Copyediting and Proofreading for Dummies.

Sue Gilad’s new book, COPYEDITING AND PROOFREADING FOR DUMMIES was released in April 2007. Her must-know techniques and resources for maximizing your accuracy and speed are for those who are interested in becoming a copyeditor or proofreader.

Click here to listen to Part One now...

Interested in becoming a copyeditor or proofreader? Want to know more about what each job entails? This friendly guide helps you position yourself for success. Polish your skills, build a winning résumé, and land the job you've always wanted. Books, magazines, Web sites, corporate documents — find out how to improve any type of publication and make yourself indispensable to writers, editors, and your boss.

  • Balance between style and rules
  • Master the art of the query
  • Use proofreader symbols
  • Edit and proof electronic documents
  • Build a solid freelancing career

Click here to listen to Part Two now...

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Each show has multiple parts which last about 15-20 minutes each. The short-length classes are a great way to learn about the craft and business of writing while driving to work or sweating at the gym!

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1 comment:

Leigh said...

Thanks for posting this. I've taken Sue's proofreading seminar and she is an awesomely inspirational person to talk to and listen to.