December 12, 2022 - 12:00 PM
December 12, 2022 - 1:00 PM
Proofread Like a Pro
Monday 12 December 2022; 12:00 to 1:00 PM Eastern time (GMT -4)
This webinar will NOT be recorded. Registered participants should plan to attend the live event. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Proofreaders are expected to be perfect, aren’t we? We must find and fix the errors of multiple contributors to documents (and perhaps your own errors in various forms of communication) under pressure to get it done fast! Join me to learn tips and tricks that will help you proofread professionally (and maybe faster).
This webinar will present 12 tips to improve your proofreading skills.
In this webinar, you will learn:
- Practical tips that will help you find and correct errors in documents
- How to use your senses to find errors
- How slowing down can help you see what's actually on the page, not what you think is on the page
- What tools can help you proofread better
Tips, tricks and skills to help you polish documents to perfection
For current CPTC certificants: This webinar provides 2 CEUs for recertification, in the Reviewing and Editing core competency area.
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