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Cairns, FNQ – scribing, minute-taking, graphic design

  We are thrilled to announce Christine Howes, in Cairns, has rejoined the On Time Typing, Editing and Proofreading (OTTEP) team, as our Far North Queensland scribe, minute-taker and graphic designer. Christine has been writing and designing newsletters and reports, as...... More

Sydney Writers Festival (online) – to be streamed in Latrobe City Libraries

We are thrilled to be able to attend Sydney Writers Festival events online at a weekend-streaming event to be held in the library in Moe, Gippsland from 30 April to 2 May. Sally-Anne Watson Kane will be attending the following on...... More

On Time Typing, Editing and Proofreading in Bendigo

Sally-Anne Watson Kane is in Bendigo this week. Whilst she is technically on leave for a few days, Sally-Anne is always open to answering queries about upcoming jobs. If you live in the Bendigo area and need any editing, typing, or...... More

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