Need Help Becoming a Freelance Book Editor?

There’s no right way to become an editor. With so many paths to the editing life available, it can be daunting to know where to start.

Our consultations help you identify where you want to go and what steps you should take to get there.

Need Help Becoming a Freelance Book Editor?

There’s no right way to become an editor. With so many paths to the editing life available, it can be daunting to know where to start.

Our consultations help you identify where you want to go and what steps you should take to get there.

Learn the right editorial path for you

Copyeditor, or developmental editor? Work on fiction or how-to books? Take jobs from publishers or directly from indie authors? We have tools to help you pinpoint just the right editorial roles for your interest and experience.

Discover how to build on your experience

You already have so many skills that are just waiting to be used. We’ll explore which of your passions, areas of expertise, and previous jobs can help you build a successful editing career as quickly as possible.

Map a plan for how to get there

Talking is great, but it’s even better paired with a roadmap for success. Together we’ll develop a step-by-step plan on what to do next and how to get your first paying job.

Consulting Details

Schedule a time that’s convenient for you and fill out a questionnaire. If you haven’t already, take our Editor Profile Quiz.
Explore our list of the best resources for aspiring book editors. Decide on a point of entry that aligns with your chosen editorial roles.
Complete a roadmap that lists next steps, with a timeline, you can use to focus your efforts.
Finish with a list of where to look for your first jobs and insider tips from working editors on how to live your best editing life.

Consulting for Aspiring Book Editors

45 Minutes for $45