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ROBERT BULLARD has been copy-editing and proofreading books (mostly social sciences) and business documents since 2010, when he joined and trained with SfEP. He used to co-ordinate the Oxford SfEP group, and previously worked as a freelance feature writer for national newspapers and editor of a quarterly magazine – both of which required preparing his and other people's copy for print. Robert is chair of Writers in Oxford and is author of Business Writing Tips: For Easy and Effective Results (Perfect Text, 2015).
Copy-editing, on-screen editing, development editing, website editing, writing/rewriting, copywriting, proofreading, editorial training, research
Books, websites, company literature, multi-author books, magazines, journals, newsletters
Qualifications and awards
BSc Economics, MSc Agricultural Economics, BTEC Counselling Skills
Freelance since 2003, and as copy-editor/proofreader since 2010
Substantive editing (SfEP) 2015, Project management (SfEP) 2015, Introduction to web editorial skills (SfEP) 2013, Introduction to proofreading (SfEP) 2013, Onscreen editing 1 and 2 (SfEP) 2012, Introduction to copy-editing (SfEP) 2011
- Fakenham Prepress Solutions
- Oxford Language Editing & Oxford Internet Institute
- Free Range Book Design & Production
- Tom Hardy Publishing
- Swales and Willis
Social science/studies, economics, politics/government, management, biography/autobiography/memoirs, education, geography, sports, personal development
'An excellent service on each occasion'
Robert Bullard has provided an excellent service on each occasion we have used his freelance copy editing services.
- Good communication with all parties, thorough work throughout the manuscript, keen eye for detail and discrepancies.
- Deadlines have always been met, with many edits being supplied early.
- Positive author feedback on the editing and query process.
There is no hesitation in recommending Robert, and we will continue to use
Kim Storry - Fakenham Prepress Solutions
'An invaluable service'
Robert has provided an invaluable service, helping us at every stage of the report-writing process, from drafting preliminary ideas through to copy-editing and proof-reading. He has a keen eye for detail and is able to get to grips with new topics very quickly.
Dr Victoria Nash - Director of Graduate Studies/Policy and Research Fellow, Oxford Internet Institute, Oxford University.