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Welcome to the 19th annual American Copy Editors Society national conference in Pittsburgh March 26-28, 2015. (Photo by Jeremy Davis.)

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Friday, March 27 • 9:00am - 10:30am
Level Up! How to Get More Out of Your Freelance Business

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You’ve been running your editing business for a while now. Maybe you’re bored with just editing. Perhaps you have a couple of client slots open that you just can’t fill. Or maybe you want to make more money. Whatever the reason, it’s time to expand your business. In this session, you’ll hear from three editors who offer more than one service or who contract with other editors to offer their service to more clients. Hear their stories, and become inspired!

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Erin Brenner

Publisher, Copyediting
Erin Brenner is the owner of two successful editing-related businesses: Right Touch Editing and Copyediting. Right Touch Editing offers editorial services mainly to business clients who depend on Brenner to ensure their businesses always publish their best copy. Copyediting is a 25-year-old brand that offers career services to copyeditors at all skill levels. Both businesses have benefited from Brenner's participation in a mastermind group.

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Samantha Enslen

President, Dragonfly Editorial
Samantha Enslen runs Dragonfly Editorial, an agency focused on copy editing, content strategy, and business communications. She is an award-winning writer and a frequent public speaker. Sam is on the ACES board and is the managing editor of the society's quarterly journal, Tracking Changes.
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Adrienne Montgomerie

Principal, Dameditors
Adrienne Montgomerie is a certified copy editor who freelances full-time, mostly for Canadian publishers, primarily in education as a developmental editor. Five years ago she added training, writing, two partners and a podcast to her practice. She and co-presenter Rachel Stuckey (Editing in a Digital Environment: Best Practices for Workflow and Quality Control) have both been very involved in their professional association and training other... Read More →
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Laura Poole

Founder and senior editor, Archer Editorial Services
Laura Poole has 18 years of full-time freelance editing experience (Archer Editorial Services) and works exclusively for scholarly publishers. In addition to providing editorial services for publishers, she trains other editors, teaches for UCSD Extension, has written a few books, and is a co-owner of Copyediting.

Friday March 27, 2015 9:00am - 10:30am

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