Conferences

Communication Central’s annual Build Your Business conference, held every autumn, offers a wealth of information and resources for colleagues seeking to launch or improve their editorial businesses. Presentations by experts in various aspects of the field range from the practical, such as using key tools of the trade, to the conceptual, such as developing marketing and networking systems. All descriptions in this summary listing are excerpts. Click the title or the read more option for a full description.

If you have questions, please feel free to contact Communication Central at conference (at) communication-central (dot) com.


Early-bird deadline extended to September 1 for 2016 “Be a Better Freelancer”® conference!

The early-bird deadline to save on registration for the 2016 Communication Central “Be a Better Freelancer”® conference has been extended to September 1. “Be a Better Freelancer® – Profiting in Publishing,” Communication Central’s 11th annual conference, will be held Oct. … read more

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2015 “Be a Better Freelancer”™ is a great success!

We had a great time at “Be a Better Freelancer™ – Take It to the 10th,” the 10th annual Communication Central conference for freelance writers, editors, proofreaders and more. The speakers were excellent, the attendees were attentive, the venue was … read more

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2015 Communication Central conference featured outstanding speakers from around the country & Canada

Barbara Hart, owner of Publications Professionals LLC in the DC area, and the renowned Jake “Dr. Freelance” Poinier joined the lineup for the 2015 Communication Central conference! Barbara took on the session on “Moving Beyond the One-Person Model” and Jake … read more

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Sessions and presenters for 2015 Communication Central conference

Here’s a look at the practical sessions and outstanding presenters to be featured at Be a Better Freelancer™ – Take it to the 10th!, the 2015 Build Your Business conference of Communication Central, coming up September 25-26 in Rochester, NY, … read more

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2015 Communication Central conference is another stellar event

The 10th annual “Be a Better Freelancer™” conference of Communication Central, “Take it to the 10th,” with an accompanying Editorial Bootcamp, was another stellar success. Several dozen participants and a cadre of outstanding presenters made for an exciting opportunity to … read more

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Communication Central in the news

So cool: Colleague Jan Arzooman has written a blog post about this year’s Communication Central conference: http://www.janarzoomanwriting.com/reinvent-your-business-2014-communication-central-conference/ Another – an interview with yours truly about the event – is scheduled to go live as well. And here’s the follow-up: http://www.janarzoomanwriting.com/out-of-our-garrets/ … read more

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Rochester attractions for conference-goers and families

If you’re wondering what your partner or kids can do while you’re absorbing the wisdom and wit of colleagues during the 2014 Communication Central conference, wonder no more. There’s a LOT to do in and around Rochester, NY. It might … read more

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Info about 2014 Communication Central speakers

Here’s a little info about some of speakers at “Be a Better Freelancer! (Re)Invent Your Business,” the 2014 “Build Your Business” Conference of Communication Central – and this is only part of the line-up! Keynoter Jake “Dr. Freelance” Poinier (DearDrFreelance.com, … read more

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Registration open for 2014 Communication Central conference

Registration is now open for “Be a Better Freelancer! (Re)Invent Your Business,” the 2014 “Build Your Business” Conference of Communication Central. Registering early will give you the best rate for this practical, resource-packed event. It’s especially important to make your … read more

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Great news about speakers for 2014 Communication Central conference

Speakers at “Be a Better Freelancer! (Re)Inventing Your Business,” the 2014 conference of Communication Central, will cover a gamut of topics important to freelance writers, editors, proofreaders, indexers, graphic artists, photographers, webmasters and more. New to the event this year … read more

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