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Valerie Khoo
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So I've been in somewhat of a creative drought recently. Here's how I escaped from it.
I work in a creative environment. I’m surrounded by many of the best authors in the country. I get to meet some of the most creative minds in the world. And yet, for the past couple of years, I’ve …
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Seriously, this book is hilarious. It's a real book. With real grammar rules. We loved it so much we asked the publishers if we could do a giveaway. So here it is. You want one. Trust me. Enter here.
If apostrophes – or apostrophe rules – drive you crazy, this is the book for you. And it’s not shy in telling you exactly what kind of book it is.
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Here are my tips on how writers can use OneNote
As an author and journalist, I'm often interviewing people and researching ideas for stories that I'm writing. I used to have piles of papers everywhere bu
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The latest episode in my podcast with the awesome +Gina Milicia is out. Hope you enjoy it! https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/so-you-want-to-be-photographer/id957592464?mt=2
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So do you know what an eponym is? Well, you can find out here!
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I want to give you a laptop. No joke.
Bring your creativity to the Surface! The Australian Writers’ Centre invites you to unleash your creativity in an exciting new competition.
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10 Career Questions You Need to Ask Yourself
Every six months or so, you should make a point to review what you've achieved and where you're going. Otherwise, it's easy to fall into a rut of inertia where you don't make progress. If you don't take stock, you end up defaulting to your comfort zone. Not that there's anything wrong with a bit ...
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This is how I use OneNote to record conversations, store research and more :) #writingtool  #SurfaceLife
As an author and journalist, I'm often interviewing people and researching ideas for stories that I'm writing. I used to have piles of papers everywhere bu
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The latest episode of "So you want to be a writer" which I co-host with the awesome +Allison Tait is out! https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/so-you-want-to-be-writer-podcast/id836440322
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You know the feeling – like you've bitten off more than you can chew. Here are four sanity-saving strategies to get your 'to do' list under control.
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When you're trying to reach new customers and retain existing ones, one of the most powerful methods of communication is storytelling.
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Founder and National Director of Australian Writers' Centre, Australia's leading centre for writing courses.
Introduction
I love words. Books, blogging, Tweeting, Facebooking, Google+ing, and Storytelling.

Author of Power Stories: The 8 Stories You MUST Tell to Build an Epic Business (Wiley). www.PowerStoriesBook.com

I'm Founder and National Director of the Australian Writers' Centre,
which is Australia's leading centre for writing courses. There are online and face-to-face writing courses and students enrol from around the world. More than 20,000 students have studied with us.

I'm also a journalist and small business commentator. My writing appears in some of  Australia's most respected publications.

I have a personal blog at www.ValerieKhoo.com where you can keep up to date on what's going on in my work and life. Be warned: you'll also find many gratuitous pictures of my fluffy pets.

You can find me on Twitter: @valeriekhoo
And on Facebook: www.facebook.com/valeriekhoo

I look forward to connecting with you!
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National Director of Australian Writers' Centre, Australia's largest centre for writing courses.
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  • Australian Writers' Centre
    Founder and National Director. www.WritersCentre.com.au, present