Unconscious bias in editing – and how to do your best to ensure it doesn’t happen

I have just attended (listened to and watched) the following webinar: The decolonised editor: unconscious bias, representative publishing, and a way forward for editorial best practice, by Dr Radhiah Chowdhury (webinar presented and recorded 6.10.20). It was a thought-provoking and instructive...... More

Latest self-publishing project at final stage

Our latest self-publishing project (our client’s memoir) is now at the final PDF-proofing stage, just before we send it to the printer. All the compiling, editing and design over the past months will finally come to fruition in a beautiful book....... More

National editing conference – editors, book in early to get early-bird prices!

  Institute of Professional Editors (IPEd) is holding its 2021 national conference in Tasmania, in June 2021. The conference comprises two days of seminars and presentations, about editing and topics associated with editing, that are all online. In addition, a number of...... More

What’s on in March 2021 with On Time Typing, Editing and Proofreading

This month, so far, we’ve been: finalising two self-published books. At this moment they’re both being designed, although I’m still editing the last part of one of them. One will be self-published in April and the other in April/May. Coaching/tutoring two...... More

Manuscript typing – looking for a typist in Sydney, New South Wales

On Time Typing, Editing and Proofreading (OTTEP) specialises in producing self-published books – from handwritten manuscript to printed book (or e-book) stage. We often type entire manuscripts that have been hand-written. Our typists are experienced in typing with guaranteed 98% accuracy. As...... More

Manuscript typing – looking for a typist in Perth WA

Our all-Australian business specialises in producing self-published books and this can mean  typing a handwritten manuscript and producing the book from the typing stage to printed book (or e-published book) stage. We often deal with clients who are not computer-savvy and...... More

Changes to NDIS requirements that may affect writers with disabilities

Some of our previous and current clients are writers with disabilities who have used their NDIS funds to pay for their self-publishing services. Those services include coaching in writing and self-editing, copy editing, graphic design and printing their self-published books,. NDIS...... More

Work hours back to normal for our typists, editors and designers as of 27-28 January

Most of the typists, editors and graphic designers at On Time Typing, Editing and Proofreading (OTTEP) are parents or grandmothers who juggle our OTTEP tasks and projects with minding kids during the school holidays. We manage this by working weekends and...... More

Sally-Anne (editor) back from Bendigo again

Sally-Anne (owner/operator On Time Typing, Editing and Proofreading) has returned from her few days’ break in Bendigo, and is now back in Moe Gippsland. Her ‘festive season break’ is now officially over and she is back at work tomorrow. Projects for...... More

Congrats to Shirley Reynolds for self-publishing her memoir

Congratulations to our client, Shirley Reynolds, for self-publishing her memoir, which was printed just in time for Christmas 2020. For information about Shirley’s book and how it was produced for Shirley by the On Time Typing, Editing and Proofreading team, go...... More