Spring 2015 Events: Austin and Pittsburgh

I am very pleased to announced that two full-day live workshops on copyediting are scheduled for Spring 2015! Early bird registration now open! Please see the event pages for details and registration. Space is limited, so register early! Austin, TX: Saturday, February 21, 2015, 9 am to 5 pm Pittsburgh, PA: Sunday, March 29, 2015, 8 am to 4 pm For the first time ever, I'm offering a early … [Read More...]

EFA Course: Copyediting 101

We are pleased to announce that Editorial Bootcamp cofounder Laura Poole is teaching Copyediting 101 for the Editorial Freelancers Association in Fall 2014. Registration is open and you can read about the course at http://the-efa.org/eve/catalog.php (please forgive the lack of a hyperlink. Wordpress does not want to cooperate with me right now) This  is a five-week nonsynchronous webinar … [Read More...]

Editorial Bootcamp and Communication Central

The Editorial Bootcamp will be offering a Copyediting Intensive workshop on Sunday, September 28, 2014, 9 am to 3 pm, at the Hyatt Regency Downtown hotel in Rochester, NY! This will be an intensive seminar focusing on the fundamentals of copyediting with some advanced topics as well! The Copyediting Intensive immediately follows the 2014 Communication Central conference, "Be a Better … [Read More...]

June-July 2014 webinar: Fundamentals of Copyediting

Fundamentals of Copyediting, a five-session webinar covering nonfiction copyediting basics, will begin on Wednesday, June 25, 2014, and meet once a week until July 23, 2014 (five Wednesdays). Class meets 12 noon to 1:15 EDT each time. All sessions are recorded and sent to students (MP3 audio, handout files, and video clips where appropriate). Topics: What copyediting is and isn’t Reference … [Read More...]

Bootcamp: Raleigh, NC, May 17, 2014

We are very pleased to announced our classic Copyediting Bootcamp, a full-day live seminar, scheduled for Saturday, May 17, 2014, in Raleigh, NC. The materials have been updated to keep pace with the rapidly changing publishing industry. You still get all the great value we offer through a hands-on training seminar about nonfiction copy editing. We cover how to get started, how to go about … [Read More...]

What attendees are saying…

Highly useful, very efficient, exactly what I wanted. I have almost no free time, so if I take a whole day off for a seminar, I want to get the info quickly and clearly. You both did a good job of presenting the material and keeping to the schedule. The binder has a wealth of info too, and I know I’ll use it in the future. You worked hard and did a professional job. Well worth it.