Editing for Business Professionals

General Information

You run a business and have drafted some great content, which is no small feat. Now let me guide you through your editing journey so you can clear up your brain to focus on wearing all the many hats you have as a business owner with style.

If you need to improve your marketing and web content, I can help. As I have trained in writing for the web and have studied marketing practices, I will ensure your content uses client-first language, captures your audience’s attention, and contains strong, clear sentences.

Or perhaps you need help marketing yourself to land a job or a better professional biography. As an online instructor on the art of resume writing, I can transform your resume or professional biography to help sell you.

So let’s get started forming a partnership to help write your future.

Materials I Edit

  • Website Content

  • Business Marketing and Communication Documents: your flyers, letters to clients, pamphlets, brochures, etc.

  • Self-Marketing Documents**: resumes, cover letters, biographies, and personal statements

I also write these, so check out my content writing page.

Editing Services

  • Copyediting: fixing errors with grammar, usage, spelling, and punctuation; suggesting changes to sentence structure and word choice, ensuring your language is clear, fluid, and pleasurable to read; and ensuring consistency. This includes stylistic editing like ensuring customer-first language and best word choice for your marketing needs.

  • Substantive editing: suggesting and making changes to content and organization—ensuring clear, coherent delivery.


Katie is very good at keeping in touch about the assignment regarding questions she has, and she also gets the work done ahead of time.

Website Content

Extremely quick turnaround, great communication, and a solid job proofreading my resume!


It is really interested to work with Katie, she is qualified , takes care of her work, does an effort more than the expected. That is why we paid an additional 50% of our agreed amount as bonus

Mahmoud Abdalla, Business Communication Document

Katie helped me edit articles on my online portfolio. Her work added strength and clarity to my content and message. Putting together a compelling website is a lot of work; I am really glad for her expertise, which freed up my mind to focus on the visuals, layout, programming, and other things. It was greatly appreciated, and I would definitely work with her again.

Jay Liu, Website Content

Katie managed to complete her job way before the deadline. She’s a very talented writer. I will definitely hire her again!

Marzy, Personal Statement

Rates and the Process

My rates include three passes. 

Website or Business Documents

  • Copyediting: $0.015–$0.025 per word

  • Substantive Editing: $0.02–$0.04 per word

  • Copy & substantive package: $0.025–$0.05 per word

Rates depend on the depth of editing needed. After I complete a free 500 word or less sample edit, I will determine your rate.

For small projects, I charge $50.00 for the first 1,500 words, and then my per-word rate for all words after that.

Self-Marketing Documents

  • One page document basic edit: $30.00

  • Over one page basic edit: $50.00

  • Some rewriting is needed:$80.00

  • Extensive rewriting needed: Check out my content writing page for prices.

Rates depend on the depth of editing needed. After I complete a free 500 word or less sample edit, I will determine your rate.

For small projects, I charge $50.00 for the first 1,500 words, and then my per-word rate for all words after that.

The Process

  • I will use Word’s Track Changes or google doc’s suggestion feature.
  • During the first round, I will complete two editing passes so I can double check my work before sending it to you.
  • You will accept/reject my changes and respond to any comments, and then send it back.

During round two, I will complete the final pass: editing newly added material, doing a final consistency check, and clearing the document of markups.

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Ready to discuss a possible partnership?

Just click the button below, and let’s start writing your future.


Website Content

Total to date: 6 websites

Edited specific content for their website:

I edited a few blogs for this company before taking over the writing entirely:

Self-Marketing Documents

Total to date: 37 resumes (some written, some edited), 6 cover letters, 22 biographies, and 4 personal statements

Samples of my editing:

*Note: Most self-marketing content I write entirely or rewrite extensively, so check out my content writing page.

Samples of self-marketing documents I wrote:

Business Marketing Documents

Total to date: 8 Business Documents

  • Logan Eye Institute: flyer, welcome letter, new program flyer
  • Going Places: LinkedIn funnel
  • TwinBro Scholarship Company: 3 marketing and informational emails
  • Law firm: Article on Order of Protection Law Issues