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Editors Hamilton-Halton

Welcome to Editors Hamilton-Halton!

The Hamilton-Halton region is driving economic growth in Ontario, providing new and exciting opportunities for professional editors in the area. As a chapter of Editors Canada, Editors Hamilton-Halton offers local members opportunities for professional development, networking, and socializing. Visit our blog or like us on Facebook for events, information, and discussion.

September Social

We kick off our 2016-2017 events season with our pub night for members, prospective members, and anyone who just wants to drop in and say hello. This informal event will be held at 6:00 pm on Thursday, September 15 at Emma's Back Porch in Burlington. Check out the Facebook event page for more details and to RSVP.

Monthly Meetings

Editors Hamilton-Halton's regular meetings are held in the Community Room at Fortino's, 1059 Plains Road East in Burlington (the same plaza as IKEA). Meetings begin at 7:00 pm, and start with a half hour of socializing over coffee before our scheduled speaker or group activity.

Dates and Programs for 2016-2017

  • Tuesday, September 27, 2016: Apps for improving productivity 
  • Tuesday, October 25, 2016: Editor/client relationships 
  • Tuesday, November 29, 2016: Negotiating fees 
  • Thursday, December 8, 2016: Christmas social (location to be decided) 
  • Tuesday, January 24, 2017: Bookkeeping tips for freelance editors 
  • Thursday, February 16, 2017: Editing web content 
  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017: Using social media to boost your business 
  • Tuesday, April 11, 2017: Networking skills (e.g., the “elevator pitch”) 
  • Tuesday, May 30, 2017: Annual General Meeting

Connect and Contact

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We welcome professional editors, students, and anyone interested in the editing field. Events are open to non-members. Find out how to join Editors Canada, or attend one of our events to find out more.