Citation Styles: What Is ASA Referencing?

2 weeks ago / by David Standen
Citation Styles: What Is ASA Referencing?
If you proofread academic writing, you may come across a variety of referencing styles. And if you proofread sociology papers in particular, this will likely include ASA referencing. But what is ASA style? And how does it work? In this post, we explain the basics. What Is ASA Referencing? ASA…
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Editing Tips: Chronological, Functional and Combination Resumes and CVs

3 weeks ago / by David Standen
Editing Tips: Chronological, Functional and Combination Resumes and CVs
As a freelance proofreader, you may be asked to check many resumes and CVs. But these documents come in many types, so it is worth knowing how they work so you can edit them effectively. Here, then, we’re going to look at the three most common types of resume: Chronological…
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Editor Profiles: Kathleen (Working with Proofed)

3 weeks ago / by David Standen
Editor Profiles: Kathleen (Working with Proofed)
If you pass our Becoming A Proofreader course with a high enough mark, you’ll be eligible for freelance work with our partner company, Proofed. But it doesn’t have to end there! Some of our graduates go on to work in other roles with Proofed, including Kathleen, who is now on…
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5 New Year’s Resolutions for Proofreaders

4 weeks ago / by David Standen
5 New Year’s Resolutions for Proofreaders
The new year is just around the corner and that means one thing: it's time to make New Year's resolutions! But what exactly can a freelance proofreader resolve to do? We have a few suggestions for New Year's resolutions proofreaders and editors might want to try. 1. Improve Your Time…
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