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The process for editing another person’s poetry

Editing poetry written by someone else is very different from editing your own poetry. It requires not only poetic instinct and experience in reading and writing poetry, but also an understanding o...

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Line editing explained

Line editing a manuscript is the stage of editing focused on correcting or improving the tone, style and consistency of the manuscript. What does the line editor do? The line editor: identif...

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4 rules for staying healthy (especially for freelancers)

There are only four things you really need to look after to stay healthy: ensure your body gets enough water, food, exercise and rest. 1.  Water No matter what type of work you do, it's impor...

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Copy editing explained

Copy editing a publication is the final stage of correcting a manuscript prior to it being designed for publication. Copy editing other types of documents (e.g. reports, policies, applications, ...

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The ‘closed door’ policy for home-based businesses

Most freelancers, or owner/operators of sole trader businesses, work from home. If they work from home and are service providers - e.g. editors, book-keepers, writers - their workplace is usually ...

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Where to go in Gippsland? The Enchanted Forest.

I went to a fantastic art exhibition which opened today at Yarragon Railway Station gallery: The Enchanted Forest.  This exhibition showcases a huge range of original artworks in felt, paint, ...

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On Time Typing: our audio transcriptionists

On Time Typing has a team of audio transcriptionists, as follows. Sally-Anne Watson Kane:  Proprietor of On Time Typing; 30 years' experience in audio transcription: interviews, focus groups,...

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How to maintain confidentiality

Many people work in positions where they have access to their clients’ private information and maintaining their clients' confidentiality is essential. If you're a manager or owner/operator of...

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OH&S for freelancers and home-based businesses

Many freelancers or sole traders who work from home-based offices don’t place any importance on having a formal Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) policy, or even making sure they maintain...

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Sally-Anne’s awards, training and professional development

Sally-Anne Watson Kane's awards/achievements For a list of Sally-Anne's self-publishing experience, go to: Publications 2013 and 2017: On Time Typing was a finalist in the 2017 Federation ...

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