Proofreading

Proofreading Course Image

# of Lessons

9

Duration

33:57

Skill Level

Everyone

MSRP

$10

Instructor(s)

Rebecca Schwartz

Available Captions

Not Captioned

Also Included

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The tools and tricks to make your documents flawless and error-free!

Proofreading is an under-taught business skill that can make an enormous difference in how you are perceived as a professional. Make your documents error-free with simple tactics and the proper use of Microsoft tools. A quick, yet essential upskill for every business professional!

 

Topics covered include:

  • How to use the automatic proofreading tools available in Microsoft Word.
  • Understanding the differences between editing and proofreading.
  • The process for efficient, productive proofreading.
  • Avoiding the common errors in punctuation, nouns, and formatting and avoiding them.

 

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Course Contents:

#  Lesson  Length 
1  Introduction  1:32 
2  Editing vs. Proofreading  3:39 
3  Getting Set to Proofread  5:00 
4  Proofreading as a Team  2:00 
5  Making 1-2-3 Passes  2:28 
6  Using Word Tools  7:06 
7  Proofreading for Punctuation  5:00 
8  Proofreading for Errors in Proper Nouns  3:16 
9  Proofreading for Errors in Formatting  3:56 

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