Seminar ID: 100636

10 Proofreading Tips for Error-Free Writing

10 Proofreading Tips for Error-Free Writing

Scanning a document is not enough; the eye and the mind can both be very easily fooled into thinking that a mistake is correct, especially if you have not had the time to rest before you begin the proofreading process. God forbid you be asked to type up a marketing report or dictate a budget or tax document and misplace a decimal point without catching it during the proofreading process! The outstanding administrative assistant exercises a very precise and human touch over the materials that he or she produces in order to make sure that they are truly error free. This white paper contains 10 tips to aid the admin in this endeavor.

Learn:

  • How getting away from technology can aid in proofreading
  • How to focus on one type of error at a time How to read the document mechanically