Confidentiality and the Australian Privacy Act

Until recently, I had thought that all Australian businesses were covered by the Australian Privacy Act 1988. However, I have now discovered that businesses that earn less than $3 million per annum are not necessarily covered by this Act and if...... More

I am back! Happy New Year 2016.

Sally-Anne Watson Kane has now returned from two weeks’ leave over the Christmas break. Apologies to those clients with transcripts to be completed, who have been waiting for her return. On Time Typing is now back to business as usual. Happy...... More

Are you paying too much for your power bills?

Over the past year or two, I have sometimes heard friends talking about how most of us are paying through the nose for our power and the huge discounts that are available, if you get off your bum and ask for...... More

Wanted: NT Scribe

Are you experienced in scribing minutes of meetings either on site or via telephone? Are you an Australian citizen? Do you live in the Northern Territory? Do you have excellent writing skills including very good knowledge of spelling, grammar and punctuation?...... More

Update – Scribing Interview Reports

NT Government changed the format of their reports in July, and so for a few months I was adapting to that change and learning how to write the reports in the new format. I was then able to review my rates...... More

WHAT do you actually do?

By Sally-Anne Watson Kane When people ask me, as they often do, ‘what do you actually do?’ I find it hard to articulate what it really is that I do in just a few words. I manage a small business, On...... More


I am currently finishing off the first couple of posts for my new blog which will be coming soon to this website. I plan to cover several areas with my blog including: tips for starting up a typing/scribing business; tools of...... More

Sally-Anne Watson Kane is now a member of Editors Victoria

Sally-Anne Watson Kane has recently become a full member of Editors Victoria and is registered as a freelance editor and freelance proofreader.... More

Resumes – if they’re worth writing, they’re worth proofreading

If you are going to spend the time required to write a good job application and resume, don’t forget the most important part: get it proofread to make sure there are no spelling, punctuation or grammar errors, before you submit it....... More

Wanted: Scribe (anywhere in Australia)

We are seeking a an experienced scribe with the following skills and experience: Exceptional spelling, grammar and writing skills. Very good accuracy in scribing discussions (directly into a computer/laptop). Ability to efficiently edit scribed documents into well written, edited and proofread...... More