Did you become an editor to spend your days on mechanical edits? Checking for consistency of hyphenation/capitalization and enforcing house style rules is time-consuming and it can distract you from substantive editing. Thankfully, there is a better way! Thousands of editors use PerfectIt to fix small details so they can focus on the work that matters. PerfectIt is a Word add-in that speeds up checking while still leaving editors in control of every decision. This session will cover basics for Mac and PC users as well as advanced aspects for PC users ready to customize PerfectIt to check style preferences.
Daniel Heuman is the CEO and founder of Intelligent Editing. He developed PerfectIt, used by thousands of professional editors around the world. He has spoken at SENSE (NL), ACES (US), the Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading (UK), Editors Canada (CA), the Editorial Freelancers Association (US) and many others.