5 Reasons Proofreading Is a Great Job for Seniors

3 days ago / by David Standen
5 Reasons Proofreading Is a Great Job for Seniors
We’re often asked whether freelance proofreading is a good job for seniors and retirees. And the answer is always a resounding  Here are five reasons why: It’s a great way to supplement pension or pay for unexpected costs. You can work when you want and fit proofreading around your other…
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Proofreading Tips: A Quick Guide to Canadian English

7 days ago / by David Standen
Proofreading Tips: A Quick Guide to Canadian English
Canadian English combines aspects of both American and British English, as well as having its own purely Canadian terminology and usage. We’ve put together a quick guide to Canadian English for proofreaders to highlight general guidelines for working with this dialect. Canadian English Spelling Canadian English usually follows British spelling…
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5 Tips for Avoiding Burnout as a Proofreader

1 week ago / by David Standen
5 Tips for Avoiding Burnout as a Proofreader
Being a freelance proofreader means you can set your own schedule and work wherever you want. But this can also make it easier to experience work-related burnout. So, what can you do to stay productive and healthy? We have five tips that can help: Set boundaries to make sure work…
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Proofreading Tips: Plagiarism and Copyright in Creative Writing

2 weeks ago / by David Standen
Proofreading Tips: Plagiarism and Copyright in Creative Writing
Plagiarism in creative writing is harder to identify than, say, academic plagiarism. Despite this, proofreaders may want to look out for potential plagiarism and copyright issues in creative writing. To help you navigate these muddy waters, we’ve prepared a quick guide to the basics. What Is Plagiarism in Creative Writing?…
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