Episode 14

Published on:

13th Mar 2019

S1E14: Author chat with Simon Raybould

In this bonus episode of The Editing Podcast, Denise and Louise talk to Simon Raybould, a presentations trainer and the author of Presentation Genius.


  • Mainstream and indie publishing (PDF and print on demand)
  • Benefits and challenges of working with a mainstream publisher: Transaction vs growth orientation; positioning; formatting
  • The writing process
  • Working with editors: Using family and professionals
  • The author/editor relationship: Respecting voice; understanding and integrating business knowledge; good-fit relationships
  • Editing across content to ensure brand consistency
  • Author tip: Writing-objective reminders

Talk to Simon

  • Presentation Genius: http://presentationgenius.info
  • Twitter: https://twitter.com/presentations
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/presentationgenius
  • YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/presentationgeniusinfo
  • Presentation Genius: 40 Insights from the Science of Presenting: https://amzn.to/2Tz9GGf

Denise and Louise

Music credit

‘Vivacity’ Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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