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business & government editing services


Business and government document editing
edit or die specialises in technical, scientific, community, medical and government documents, and has expertise that covers all aspects of structural and organisational editing, copy-editing, technical writing, rewriting, proofreading, design, project management and team liaison.

Projects include editing, design and print management of reports, newsletters, training manuals, advertisements, multimedia presentations, magazines and brochures, promotional material, indexes and other copy, tenders, proposals and grant submissions.

edit or die also offers guidance in producing attractive, effective documents in small and large print runs, across the budget spectrum.

edit or die can help you with project management, from guiding researchers, writers, photographers and designers, to editing, design and print consultation.

examples of work

Government: 15 years as preferred supplier for the Victorian Department of Health (formerly Department of Human Services). Manuals, reports, discussion papers, information brochures, guidelines, specifications and tenders. Areas include information management, justice, practice guides for laws and regulations, primary and acute health care, human resources, inter-country adoption, fostering, disabilities and aged care, food safety, nurse retention.

Education: Principal for the editing service at the Faculty of Business and Commerce at the University of Wollongong since 2006. Editing service for translated academic papers for Eurac Research (Italy, Germany and Switzerland). Editing of numerous PhDs, theses into books, academic textbooks and training materials.

how much does it cost?

The cost of editing is based on:
  • number of words in the document
  • level of intervention required
  • difficulty of the subject matter
  • technical or specialised language
  • number of tables, graphs and other non-text material
  • turnaround time.

In order to get a firm quote, you should prepare a sample of the work (or preferably, submit the entire thing), along with an accurate word count that includes text boxes, tables, footnotes and references. Please email edit or die for a quote for editing your document.

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copyediting & proofreading
PREPARE YOUR DOCUMENT FOR PUBLICATION

manuscript assessment
ADVICE ON YOUR NOVEL OR SHORT STORY

children's books
MANUSCRIPT ASSESSMENT

speculative fiction
ORB SPECULATIVE FICTION MAGAZINE

submission guidelines
PREPARE YOUR MANUSCRIPT FOR SUBMISSION

thesis & academic editing
THESES, RESEARCH PAPERS, GRANT SUBMISSIONS

the editor
THE ROLE AND TASKS OF THE EDITOR

contact
EMAIL AND ADDRESS
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