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Core Publishing Skills

Advanced Copy-Editing

  • A masterclass for experienced copy-editors that hones their skills in comprehension, structure and consistency.

Advanced Proofreading

  • A masterclass for those who want to apply their existing proofreading skills to challenging texts and learn advanced decision-making strategies.

Content Strategy for the Web

  • A practical course that will ensure that the content on your website works effectively and efficiently.

Copyright – How to Get What You Need in the Digital Age

  • The ideal course for anyone managing rights and licensing: in the digital environment it’s more important than ever to know who has the rights to content and who can exploit it.

Copywriting for Publishers

  • Explore when, where and how smart copywriting can boost the performance of your book marketing projects.

Diversity and Inclusion Training for Publishers

  • A practical toolkit to help you understand your obligations and implement a successful diversity and inclusion strategy in your workplace.

Editorial Skills for Business

  • Editing and proofreading designed specifically for non-publishing organisations

Effective Communication: Meetings and Presentations

  • Develop your confidence and gain the skills to make an impact. This course will help you to successfully and effectively communicate your message to any audience.

Effective Team Working

  • Learn to recognise and implement the behaviours that make for high-performing teams on this one-day course.

Getting to Grips with People Management in Publishing

  • Publishing houses are full of smart, inquisitive people, who can be cynical about traditional management techniques and organisational hierarchies. This presents a particular challenge for first time managers.

Introduction to Editorial Skills: Copy-Editing and Proofreading

  • This entry-level, three-step course offers a thorough introduction to the key publishing skills of copy-editing and proofreading.

Negotiating for a Win-Win Outcome

  • Gain an understanding of the structure negotiations take, the behaviours which work best and the ways you can get the outcome you need. 

Progress in Editorial Skills: Copy-Editing and Proofreading

  • This intermediate level, three-step course takes print and digital copy-editing and proofreading to the next level, instilling the confidence to deal with even the trickiest editorial challenges.

Rewriting and Substantive Editing (Non-Fiction)

  • A one-day masterclass to help editors rewrite text and restructure a manuscript, while retaining the author's voice.

Understanding Project Management

  • Acquire project management tools to enable you to deliver all your priorities, on time and on budget.

Working with Authors

  • Find out how to get the best from your authors, and get your manuscript on time, on budget and on brief.

Writing for the Web

  • Discover vital ways to make digital content more readable, searchable and findable, using up-to-the-minute research.

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