At times Leanne Barrie at all about the words works with fellow writer and editor Birgitt Olsen of Oh Yes You Can. Discover more about Birgitt’s expertise below.
BIRGITT OLSEN has worked as an editor and copywriter for over fifteen years, practising her skills in commercial, professional and government enterprises, both as an employee and a freelance. She also undertakes fiction editing for individual clients.
With varied experience in both print and digital media she has developed a high degree of flexibility in meeting the individual needs of the projects on which she works.
Structural and developmental editing
Professional experience – organisations and companies
SA Ambulance Service
Heart Foundation, Australia
Kellogg, Brown & Root (KBR)
Government Reform Commission, Department of
Premier & Cabinet, South Australia
Bangula Lingo Centre, South Africa
Foodspec Co. (Pty) (Ltd), South Africa
Qualifications and professional development
IPEd Accredited Editor
Master of Arts, Translation
Bachelor of Arts
Web Site Copywriting
Search Engine Optimisation
National Diploma in Public Relations
Current volunteer work: Society of Editors (SA), Australia – committee member
CVs and resumes
Good practice guides