Knowadays Success Stories

Wherever you are in life right now, there’s a Knowadays graduate who started from a similar place. Students and retirees, new parents, and career changers – they’ve all taken our courses and found new ways of working.

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    Ben

    Varied Work

    Becoming a freelance proofreader brings flexibility to your weekly routine. You can fit proofreading around other professions and have a varied work schedule. And it may even open you up to entirely new avenues of work. Ben is a recent Knowadays graduate whose working week now includes four occupations!

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    Staci

    Gaining Editing Experience

    Staci knew she wanted to pursue a career in proofreading and editing, but hadn't worked in those areas before. After completing the Becoming A Proofreader course and signing on with Proofed, she’s now gaining the valuable editing experience she needs for her dream career.
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    Rowena

    Proofreading for Job Satisfaction

    Here at Knowadays, we teach you everything you need to know to become a freelance proofreader. What’s more, we offer guaranteed work with Proofed, which involves helping clients perfect their written work, to help you kickstart your career. This makes our course perfect for people who are looking for increased job satisfaction – people like Knowadays graduate Rowena.
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    Breanna

    The New Mom

    Proofreading from home can give you precious time to spend with family, all while doing work you’re passionate about. To see how freelance proofreading can fit into the busy life of a new mom, we’ve spoken to Knowadays graduate Breanna.

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    Robert

    Finding a New Source of Income

    Many aspiring proofreaders who take our Becoming A Proofreader course do so for the guarantee of working with Proofed. Passing the course gives graduates the chance to earn a new source of income through rewarding and flexible work. To hear more about how this works, we spoke to Knowadays graduate Robert.
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    Amy

    Exploring a New Career

    Many Knowadays students decide to become proofreaders as a way to supplement their main income. And while freelance proofreading is great as a side income, many of our graduates find themselves considering it as a new career path. Amy is one of those graduates, and we caught up with her to find out more about her new freelance work.
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    Hannah

    Proofreading for Increased Wellbeing

    Freelance work can be a great way to take control of your schedule and prioritise your mental and physical health needs. To find out how this can work, we spoke to Hannah.
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    Orla

    The Yoga Teacher

    If you’re already doing freelance work, proofreading can be a great way to supplement your income from other projects. Speaking of flexibility, let’s check in with Knowadays graduate and yoga teacher Orla!
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    Pam

    Continued Professional Development

    No matter how long you’ve been proofreading, completing extra training is a great way to contribute to your continued professional development. To find out how this works, we spoke to professional proofreader Pam.

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    Aleks

    The Engineer

    If you have a passion for reading and are looking for some variety in your working day, becoming a proofreader can be a great way to supplement your main income. To find out more about how this works, we spoke to Aleks.

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    Helen

    Overcoming Redundancy

    While losing a job can be tough, it might also be a chance to make an exciting career change. Our Becoming A Proofreader course offers comprehensive proofreading training and guaranteed work for anyone who earns a passing grade of 80% or more. This makes it perfect for anyone looking to overcome redundancy – which is exactly what Helen did!
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