The objective of the workshop is to prepare participants for a healthy, mutually-beneficial mentoring relationship, whether mentor or mentee, that will help them to improve their editing practice. Working in your editing business
usually means taking courses, workshops, or other professional development activities readily available online. Working on your editing business can be more tricky. That’s where a mentor can come in.
This online workshop will be presented by twig member Virginia McGowan, PhD. Located in Charlottetown, Virginia is a writer, editor, researcher, author, trainer, and mentor. She is an engaging professional with a broad range of experience. Check out her impressive CV here.
Editors Canada members are invited to join us Saturday, June 5 at 11:00 am. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for the Zoom link.
Saturday, April 24, 11:00 am, Kaitlin Littlechild will answer any of our questions related to changing terminology and Indigenous style.
Saturday, February 27, 11:00 am
Editors Canada Toronto member Raya Morrison will be sharing her knowledge with regard to applying editing and quality assurance techniques to web material for increased accessibility, i.e. how to edit digital content with considerations for visually impaired people, the deaf and hard of hearing, those with motor disabilities and cognitive impairments.
Those members interested in attending this Zoom session should email the twig and we’ll send a link.
Editors Nova Scotia will be hosting an online presentation by CRA liaison officer Charbel Saab on Wednesday, November 25, 2020 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.
Topics discussed will include business tax deductions, common tax filing errors, and general bookkeeping concepts and best practices, as well as helpful tools and services offered by CRA.
This presentation will be repeated on Friday, January 22, 2021 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Login details will be available to members via twig email.
Editors Nova Scotia will be hosting a Zoom session on Saturday, October 24, 11:00 am in which twig member and professional indexer Alexandra Peace will explain what’s involved in building an index.