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.


Date and location in place for 2017 Be a Better Freelancer® conference!

The old year is still hanging in, but we’re already planning for the new one by setting the date and location for our next conference. Communication Central‘s 12th annual Be a Better Freelancer® conference will be held September 15-16, 2017, … read more

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2016 Communication Central conference is another success

A hearty thank you to the speakers and attendees who made the 2016 Communication Central conference another smash hit for colleagues in writing, editing, proofreading and more. This year’s conference was another practical, useful array of presentations on various aspects … read more

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Location and times for 2016 Be a Better Freelancer® conference

Communication Central‘s 2016 Be a Better Freelancer® conference, “Profiting in Publishing, is at the Hilton Garden Inn-College Town, next to Strong Memorial Hospital/UofR Med Center at Elmwood and Mt. Hope Avenues, across from Mt. Hope Cemetery on the Elmwood side. … read more

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2016 Communication Central conference giveaways!

Coming to the Communication Central conference always means more than useful information and camaraderie with colleagues. There are also … giveaways! This year’s giveaways include: a copy of Jake “Dr. Freelance” Poinier‘s book, The Science, Art and Voodoo of Freelance … read more

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2016 conference lineup – don’t miss out!

Here’s the lineup of session topics and speakers for Communication Central‘s 2016 conference, “Be a Better Freelancer® – Profiting in Publishing,” Oct. 28-29, 2016, in Rochester, NY. Don’t miss out on these great presentations, packed with powerful ideas for enhancing … read more

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Still time to register for 2016 “Be a Better Freelancer”® conference!

The early-bird deadline for the 2016 Communication Central “Be a Better Freelancer”® conference may have ended, but there’s still time to register for the conference. “Be a Better Freelancer® – Profiting in Publishing,” Communication Central’s 11th annual conference, will be … 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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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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