Nonfiction Editing Beginner GROUP MENTORING


Are you looking for a bit more personalized help? Do you wish you could ask an experienced editor some questions about how it all really works? This is your chance.

This Group Mentoring course covers several topics for the beginner nonfiction editor. Each group phone call is a topical discussion with suggested speaking points. However, the mentor tailors each session to the specific needs and questions of the group.



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Mentor: Jenne Acevedo

Length: 4 weeks (4 sessions, one hour each)

Number of students: 5 students (maximum)

Dates: February 1, 8, 15, 22 (2018)

Time: 4 p.m. EST

Registration deadline: January 29, 2018

Base price: $129 (members of The Christian PEN receive discounts)


Week 1 (2/1)—Tools of the Trade

  • Computer setup
  • Microsoft Word
  • Reference (manuals & online)
  • Apps (phone & computer)


Week 2 (2/8)—Elements of the Manuscript

  • Cover
  • Front and back matter
  • Chapters and graphics
  • Formatting


Week 3 (2/15)—Clients & Communication

  • Finding clients
  • Professional communication
  • Contracts
  • Challenging situations


Week 4 (2/22)—Record Keeping

  • Project management
  • Accounting
  • Document storage and security
  • Next steps



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