Recognise any of the following problems?

  • You need someone to have a final look at a report to check the grammar, spelling and punctuation before it’s published
  • You have an important meeting coming up and want to make sure there are no glaring errors in your presentation
  • You need help rewriting your web content

Whatever your needs, I can help. A former business writer, I have an excellent understanding of business language, writing and audiences.

I have worked on a range of business documents including: presentations, ebooks, training material, reports, whitepapers, press releases and corporate newsletters.

I can review documents in various formats including Word, PDF, Google docs and PowerPoint.

Services

Services that I provide to businesses include:

  • Copy editing – a review of your draft text to make sure it is consistent, grammatically correct, flows well and is easy to read
  • Editorial consultancy – for example, on style guides, content calendars, website content development, e-newsletters
  • Plain English editing – revising text that is complex or unclear
  • Proofreading – a final check of your text for grammar, spelling and punctuation errors
  • Rewriting – rewriting or repurposing existing text
  • Website content critique – auditing existing content and providing recommendations for improving and archiving content
  • Web content editing – rewriting, restructuring content and reviewing wording of headings and links
  • Web content proofreading – proofreading + checking links work, navigation makes sense and images display correctly
  • Web content writing – creating or improving web content

Recent experience

My business writing and editing experience includes:

  • Proofreading an ebook for a digital marketing agency
  • Rewriting marketing copy for a B2B conference
  • Proofreading multiple web documents with a business focus for a government department (via agency)
  • Copy editing chapters of a book on improving business performance for a consultancy and training company
  • Copy editing a presentation for an ecommerce co-operative
  • Proofreading e-learning content for a language academy

Businesses that I have worked with include: Together Group, TEFL Academy, Perception Dynamics, mmcite, Advanced Communities, Digital Radish.

What my clients say

Michele has a great eye for detail. She is very fast and went above and beyond what was asked of her. I would definitely use her services again.
Brad F., Together Group (proofreading of marketing documents)

It was great to work with Michele! I received the first draft in less than a day and it was perfect and I did not require any amendment. 
Jana T., (rewriting marketing copy)

Michele is a great professional and a nice person to deal with. She never fails to deliver a high quality of work.
Stas D. (proofreading of presentations and newsletters for a technology consultancy)