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Megan Kerr | Elance
 
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Megan Kerr

Expert book coach and editor
   United Kingdom
  |  3:23 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $90

I help experts write their books: thought leaders, entrepreneurs, key persons of influence, micro-nichers - whatever you call it, people who know their stuff and want to share it.

My new SPRINGBOARD YOUR BOOK programme takes you from "I want to write a book" to your complete first draft in 3 months. Sign up now for January to get started immediately.

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I'm an experienced writing coach, editor, and published writer. I have a Masters in English Literature from the University of Oxford, a First in English Literature from the...

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Jan 20, 2011|Editing & Proofreading|$970|Working
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Portfolio

From "I want to write a book" to your complete first draft in 3 months. 1....
http://www.megankerr.co.uk/thoughtleaders/springboard.htm
Business coaching book on leading creatives (edited)
http://www.nigelcollin.com/
Branding, marketing and sales for small businesses (edited)
http://www.mcme.com.au/truebrandtoolkit
Behind the scenes with 10 leading Australian entrepreneurs (edited)
http://www.businessmasterminds.com.au/
Natural business management through evolution (edited)
http://sydstewart.com/Home.html
Property & financial coaching (proofed)
http://www.yourpropertyclub.com/
Time management for individuals (My input: reviewing, advice on structure, content,...
http://lifestylerefocus.com.au/
Creativity in business (My input: reviewing, restructuring, editing)
http://www.irenevanderdoes.com/leading-by-design/
Managing personality differences at home, work, and in relationships (My input:...
http://www.lynneschinella.com.au/

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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (UK Version)
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English Proofreading
UK English Proofreading Skills Test (Oxford Guide to Style)
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English
English Vocabulary Test (UK Version)
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UK English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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Service Description

SPRINGBOARD YOUR BOOK
You want to write a book? Cool! So go from "I want to write a book" to your complete first draft in 3 months. Book now to get ready for this January.

REVIEW
You've written a draft - what next? Is it ready for publishing, does it need work, is it coming across right? Get a professional review: quality-control for your book.

CRITIQUE
You've written a draft or some of your book and you know it needs work... but it's hard to see the wood for the trees now. Where do you start? Get a professional critique: detailed guidance on what to do next with your book.

BOOK COACHING
You're writing and want a mentor: feedback on what you write, accountability to your goals, a spare brain to hold the big picture, motivation, advice, and a shared experience. Get expert book coaching for each stage of your book.

EDITING AND PROOFREADING
Your finished book is almost ready to go: make sure it showcases your expertise to perfection. Polish it up, smooth out any wrinkles, sort out the last gaps, and get it in perfect shape for publishing.


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Education

University of Oxford
Masters in English Literature
2002 - 2003
University of Cape Town
Bachelor of Arts Honours in English Literature
1999 - 2000
University of Cape Town
Bachelor of Arts in English and French Literature
1996 - 1998

Keywords

book workshopping
editing
proofreading
coaching
writing
fiction
business coaching
self-help
personal development
critique
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