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What’s the difference between beta reading and a manuscript appraisal?

The differences between beta reading and a manuscript appraisal are... Beta readers come from all walks of life and industries. They need to be well-read but are not usually editors. The level of ...

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Audio transcription – our clients

We have been producing transcripts of interviews, focus groups and meetings since 2002. Clients of our audio transcription services include... Non-government and government agencies: NintiOne...

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Self-publishing At Crib Point! The path from handwritten MS to ‘printer stage’

Michael Cusick first approached On Time Typing in October 2017, to ask if we could assist in typing  and publishing  his handwritten manuscript (MS) about the history of the Crib Point football, ...

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Our graphic designers

On Time Typing has a team of graphic designers (subcontractors) experienced in designing and formatting publications, manuals, reports, newsletters and editing and enhancing photographs and other i...

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Sally-Anne Watson Kane’s professional development, awards

Professional development Editing 2019 20 June 2019: Life Stories Australia - Marketing and memoir writing (interactive webinar) 25-26 May 2019: Latrobe Literary Festival events around writi...

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OHS for self-employed consultants

Consultants and other self-employed people who work from home-based offices have to look after their own Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) and make sure they maintain a safe workplace, whether i...

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Freelance editors: why networking with other editors is important

The more professional editors talk to other professionals within the editing industry, the more we learn and grow. We learn more about the theories and practices of editing and related industries;...

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On Time Typing on-site scribes: who are we?

Our scribes are... Sally-Anne Watson Kane has been scribing selection reports and reports of workshops and seminars since 2002, and scribing those reports via telephone since 2006. scrib...

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Tips for people editing (or self-editing) in Word

Editing tips Word Styles The easiest instructions I have ever come across for how to use Word styles to format your document and save time: Word Styles by blogger Louise Harnby. Track Change...

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The skills you need to be an accurate minute-taker (scribe)

Minute-takers, who scribe what people are saying (or a summary of what they're saying) while they say it, at a meeting, interview or workshop, need a different set of skills and qualities than, say...

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