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Diane Hill in Utica, New York

Updated 4 months ago

Editor/proofreader - 1 Reply

My situation is rather unusual. I live in a nursing home as a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. My job history is primarily...

klewisusa in New Hampshire

Updated 45 months ago

Looking for Proofreading jobs - 10 Replies

Hi, I am looking to do work as a proofreader. I would like to work on my portfolio and gain additional experience by doing this for someone other...


Updated 50 months ago

proofreading from home part-time - 1 Reply

Legitimate jobs working from your home

gbutner in Reno, Nevada

Updated 81 months ago

To be the best... - 4 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every proofreader must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your proofreader expertise?

Sue in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 110 months ago

Proof reading - 1 Reply

I am thinking of doing a course, but would my age be a barrier to getting work afterwards? I am 65 years young!

Mary inTampa in Tampa, Florida

Updated 110 months ago

Finding proofreading work in this &^%$#@! economy! - 4 Replies

I am a NYC based proofreader with many years of experience proofing everything from ad agency copy to legal documents. Can anyone recommend a good,...

Sacto in Los Angeles, California

Knol article on proofreading

I'm soliciting critical comment on a Knol article I've written entitled "Keystroke Lotteries: Would people type to play? A hypotethical future of...

Crimesolver21 in Marion/Southern IL, Illinois

Will ProofRead True Crime, Murder Mystery, Law Enforcement Related novels. Free Trial

We are a husband and wife team that can bring to you our combined professional knowlege and skills of police work,forensic knowlege and sharp...

ufornsec4 in Brampton, Ontario

Updated 120 months ago

Show me the money... - 1 Reply

What are typical proofreader salaries? Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this...

ragtimelil in Danbury, New Hampshire

Updated 124 months ago

Proof Reading - 4 Replies

I love to read,it would be great if I could get paid for it.


Interview Preparation

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming proofreader interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?


The best part is...

What do you enjoy most about proofreader work? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn and...


Starting out...

How did you get your start doing proofreader work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a particular...


Boom or bust?

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most proofreader...


Getting ahead...

What is the best training for becoming a hirable proofreader? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective...

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