International Property Media regularly uses my copywriting and copy-editing services when its team needs backup for its yearly publications. The work involves creating content for extensive international brochures, sourced from text that is often in broken English and over technical for the readership.
In partnership with Google and YouTube Creators for Change, Be Internet Citizens is a new campaign designed to teach teenagers about media literacy, critical thinking and digital citizenship. My copy-editing services were commissioned by the Institute for Strategic Dialogue during the development of its teacher and community toolkits.
Working with a publisher and the Association of Business Executives, I’ve copy-edited a number of ABE syllabuses for its diploma qualification in business education. This includes subjects such as: the principles of marketing, business strategy and decision-making, international markets and the HR professional. These are paid-for courses and unavailable to view here.
Reports & white papers
For a number of non-governmental organisations, I regularly copy-edit or proofread reports and resources. One example includes: copy-editing a report for Global Witness about the industrial logging sector in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
I’ve worked as a freelance editor with content marketing experts, Silx Digital. It works with corporate clients across the United Arab Emirates. Work has included editing articles for Stem Cell International, the Thumbay Group and Willis Towers Watson.
Providing copywriting and copy-editing services to a US digital education publisher across its range of websites. BSchools.org and nursepractitionerschools.com showcase the country’s top MBA programmes and offer unbiased content about nursing careers and education available in US universities.
Previously as an employee, I've been regularly involved with the creation and production of annual accounts documentation, including printed reports and online graphics. Most recently, I copy-edited the Brandon Centre's annual report.
Successful French company Raison Home has recently set up its franchise model in the UK. Staff engaged my writing and copy-editing support for its first promotional sales letter.
Grant applications and proposals
Charities and businesses have engaged my writing or copy-editing services to finesse their existing bid proposals or to write project funding applications. This has helped agencies pitch for client work and raise core funds from UK trusts or international foundations.
I was commissioned by a design agency to write a film script for Essex County Council's business investment team. It provides advice and practical support to companies wanting to establish a presence or expand operations in the UK. The script needed to showcase the county as one of the best strategic business locations in the UK.
Approaching its 30th year anniversary, Guildprime commissioned me to write three brochures to showcase the company's distinctive approach to its retail, residential and commercial refurbishment and fit-out work.
Covering for a freelance friend on maternity leave, I was commissioned by a design agency to provide copywriting for various resources showcasing the facilities at The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. This included writing its flagship publication, The Park magazine.