Proofreading Plain and Simple will give you--whether you're a student, administrative assistant, business manager, entrepreneur, job seeker, editor, or proofreader (of course)--all the techniques and advice necessary to write clear, understandable, and accurate copy.
Debra Hart May is a communications consultant, editor, and coach. She is the author of Everyday Letters for Busy People and president of Skill Masters, an Indianapolis-based firm that specializes in providing training solutions to improve business professionals' writing and other communication skills.
Chapter 1: Can Better Proofreading Skills Help You? Chapter 2: Proofreading Advice from the Experts. Chapter 3: To Save You Time and Effort, Prepare to Proofread. Chapter 4: Before you proofread, Edit. Chapter 5: Proofreaders Marks. Chapter 6: Proofreading Step by Step. Chapter 7: A Proofreaders Guide to Punctuation. Chapter 8: Tips for Screen Proofing. Proofreading for Others- Dos and Donts. Appendix. Index.