I initiated ideas for new titles, wrote sales material, briefed external design teams and maintained the editorial quality across a series of Travel Guides.
I love copy-editing recipes, working through the ingredients and method for consistency and style, as well as ensuring that the steps are easy to follow.
After munching my way through a few home-baked cupcakes (well I had to check the recipes, right?), I managed to check a total of 15 books and complete the project on time.
For this writing project, I re-lived the era of the Mullet, New Romantics and the Rubik Cube.
When I took on this project, little did I know that I’d be immersed in tape, glue, cereal boxes and paint for several days.
The products and prices in this leaflet are time sensitive and can change frequently throughout the schedule right up until the final print date.
I am able to learn and use various forms of software to proofread or ‘cleanse’ data. When I worked on the Travis Perkins Trade Product Guide, I amended several Excel…
I adopt a methodical approach to every project I work on based on years of experience of finding effective ways of checking text.
I’ve been asked to write many wacky and wonderful things. Writing copy to entice joiners and fitters back into the store was a tricky one.
I have years of proofreading experience but proofreading an annual report was still a learning curve for me.