Dori Harrell, a lover of red licorice, is an award-winning writer and editor and a USA Today best-selling author—plus she speaks at writers’ and editors’ conferences nationwide. She owns Breakout Editing and also serves as managing editor of Redemption Press. She edits for indie authors and for Christian publishers—including Kregel Publications and Our Daily Bread. Dori is the author of A Christmas Hallelujah and Grateful for You and has published more than a thousand articles in newspapers and magazines nationwide. She loves living in the Pacific Northwest, and she’s an avid Seahawks fan (go Hawks!).
Taming the MS Word Beast: Word Tips and Tricks for Editors
From combining files to pulling up tracked changes, to mastering the navigation pane, to efficient Find and Replace hacks, Dori will walk you through effective Word strategies to help you take your editing to the next level. And she’ll let you in on the one thing she now does first when she opens a file, before she makes a single keyboard stroke. This workshop includes Dori’s Word tips sheet and her extensive final checklist . . . and how to run it.

Wow Your Publishers
If you edit for publishers or if it’s your dream to edit for publishers, this workshop is for you. Dori will present her top five strategies for wowing a publisher—and delivering a good edit isn’t one of the strategies (as that’s a given). She’ll take you some unexpected places that will help you stand out among the competition.