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Using Facebook versus being used by Facebook

Sally-Anne Watson Kane . Friday, December 15, 2017 . Comments

If you're reading this you're probably on Facebook. You may use Facebook for personal, social reasons or you may have to use it for business reasons. But are you a Facebook-user who c ...

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How to get your message across to your readers

Sally-Anne Watson Kane . Thursday, December 07, 2017 . Comments

As a writer, how do you get your message across to your readers as clearly as possible? 1) clarify your audience, 2) write your 1st draft, 3) self-edit/rewrite as many times as necessary, and 4) g ...

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The On Time Typing team

Sally-Anne Watson Kane . Sunday, December 03, 2017 . Comments

On Time Typing is a team of highly experienced editors, report-writers, online transcriptionists, scribes and proofreaders who reside in Australia and have signed Confidentiality Agreements with O ...

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Refreshing Australian history

Sally-Anne Watson Kane . Monday, November 13, 2017 . Comments

Dark Emu (https://www.magabala.com/culture-and-history/dark-emu.html) by Bruce Pascoe turns everything you've ever learned about Australian history on its head. Pascoe doesn't refute most of  ...

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How to prepare for scribing a meeting (minute-taking)

Sally-Anne Watson Kane . Wednesday, November 01, 2017 . Comments

Six important things you should do before scribing a meeting (minute-taking): If you don't know the subject of the meeting, do some research. Prepare the template for the minutes. Fi ...

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Read this book: Dark Emu by Bruce Pascoe

Sally-Anne Watson Kane . Tuesday, October 24, 2017 . Comments

This is not a 'book review' as I'm only into chapter 5. But I am so excited by what I am reading I just have to let you know about it now, instead of waiting until I've finished. Dark Emu is a ...

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How to subtly promote your business

Sally-Anne Watson Kane . Sunday, October 15, 2017 . Comments

A good business blog article is one that's well-written and inspiring, informative or entertaining and not obviously promoting your business. Blogging about different subjects that are ei ...

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Healthy bodies for constant computer-users

Sally-Anne Watson Kane . Tuesday, October 10, 2017 . Comments

Whether you're a writer, editor, proofreader, scribe or typist, if you work full-time sitting in a chair in front of a computer screen and you want to live a long life, you need to stick to four i ...

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Safety first for scribes and editors

Sally-Anne Watson Kane . Monday, October 02, 2017 . Comments

If you're a freelancer or business owner/operator providing scribing or editing services to the public, it's important to have some strategies in place to keep you personally safe at work. These m ...

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How to increase your typing speed

Sally-Anne Watson Kane . Sunday, September 24, 2017 . Comments

'Touch-typing' means being able to type without looking at the keys because you've memorised where they are. If you can't touch-type, learn If you can't touch-type, you really should learn. To ...

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