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Bio The Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading (CIEP) is a non-profit body promoting excellence in English language editing.
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SmarterQueue : Happy weekend all! If you are in a tier, whatever level it is, enjoy your unwatched episodes and hula hoops, and the hope that there will be no Tier Five, as chronicled by Brian Bilston.

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SmarterQueue : 'OMG' was first used in 1917 by Lord Fisher, writing to Winston Churchill. ๐Ÿ˜ฑ 'He would have absolutely loved emojis. He would have loved Twitter.' ๐Ÿ˜

SmarterQueue : On the CIEP blog: Heres some guidance on how editors can deal with imposter syndrome. Read it here. ๐Ÿ‘‰

SmarterQueue : Shocking news! ๐Ÿ˜ฑ๐Ÿ˜ฑ๐Ÿ˜ฑ We hope the books are returned soon. ๐Ÿคž๐Ÿฝ

SmarterQueue : NEW CIEP WEBINAR TRAINING: If you know how to edit but want to streamline your methods, save time and take firmer control of your work, this course is for you. Efficient Editing: Strategies and Tactics. Find out when the next webinars running. ๐Ÿ‘‰

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SmarterQueue : It's much maligned, but you probably use it more than you think.
What's that? The exclamation mark! ๐Ÿ˜ฑ

SmarterQueue : Are any of these books on your list for some cosy winter reading? โ„๏ธ๐ŸŒจ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ“—๐Ÿ“˜๐Ÿ“™๐Ÿ“š

SmarterQueue : NEW ON THE CIEP BLOG: ๐Ÿฆ‰ Our Wise Owls reflect on common reference and citation styles, and the issues they come across when working with them. Read it now. ๐Ÿ‘‰

SmarterQueue : Shocking news! ๐Ÿ˜ฑ๐Ÿ˜ฑ๐Ÿ˜ฑ We hope the books are returned soon. ๐Ÿคž๐Ÿฝ

Hootsuite Inc. : For those of us who spend most days in front of a computer, writing by hand can have refreshing benefits ๐Ÿ˜ฎ

Twitter Web App : โ€˜The pen is mightier than the swordโ€™ is a proverb that we've all heard before, but do you know its origin? ๐Ÿค”

SmarterQueue : CIEP membership benefit: We host a popular annual conference. Come and join us!

Hootsuite Inc. : Scott Fitzgerald ruled them out, Virginia Woolf adored them. In the internet era, is it fair to still snub the fun uncle of grammar?๐Ÿ˜Ž (Thats the exclamation mark, btw)

Hootsuite Inc. : The Oxford Languages 2020 Word of the Year campaign looks a little different to previous years. ๐ŸคจThey have decided to report on the phenomenal breadth of language change and development in their Words of an Unprecedented Year report ๐Ÿค”

SmarterQueue : On the CIEP blog: Assume nothing, question everything: 5 key questions to ask a potential client

Twitter Web App : Dr Rory Patrick Feehan Hello, Rory. Sorry for the delay. It's Louise here, the CIEP social media director. If you'd like to email me at, I'll chase it up with the membership director this afternoon.

Hootsuite Inc. : Punctuation goes in and out of fashion, and the marking of text with inverted commas to signify direct speech is one form of punctuation that is dispensed with by some authors. ๐Ÿ˜ฎSo does fiction still need speech marks?๐Ÿ˜ต