REVIEW CORNER: A New Grammar Guide That Entertains as it Teaches

Wednesday, October 28, 2020, Guest Blog Author, Guest Blog Post

Looking to brush up on your style or improve your prose? Maybe you’re just a grammar nerd who enjoys arguing the merits (or lack thereof) of the Oxford comma. Either way, you will definitely enjoy this book on writing style (now in paperback) by Benjamin Dreyer. This delightful new reference title, Dreyer’s English: An Utterly […]

Mentorship as a Path to Success and Inspiration

Tuesday, October 27, 2020, Guest Blog Author, Guest Blog Post

Mentorship is a relationship that we have all experienced at one point in our lives. We can all think of a time when we were informally mentored by a family member, a caring peer, or more formally by a teacher, professor, advisor, or a senior colleague. Mentoring a person involves listening to their needs, aspirations, […]

What Every New Editor Should Know about Editing Certificate Programs

Monday, October 5, 2020, Guest Blog Author, Guest Blog Post

Are you thinking of going for an editing certificate? Before doing so, I recommend that you find out what local publishers in your area respect in terms of programs, and consider whether you want to work in-house or independently. In my area, the publishers only have heard of the University of Chicago’s Graham School, and […]