Through her workshops, Geyer helps small businesses and entrepreneurs establish an online presence, and encourages writers to expand their skill base.
Upcoming/Ongoing Professional Development Workshops:
Here’s what past workshop participants have said:
My suspicion is that the quality of an online course is directly related to the quality of preparation and contribution the instructor puts into it, and Bernadette’s was superior in all regards. ~ Shela T.
Bernadette is a gifted teacher: a careful and thoughtful reader, an imaginative creator of assignments that seduce you into writing with freshness and new vision. ~ Deborah H.
Bernadette Geyer’s class is a great introduction to the copy editing profession. She offers sound advice, useful resources, and honest feedback. If you’re wondering whether or not copy editing is the right field for you, Bernadette’s class is definitely a worthwhile investment. ~ Valerie V.
The copy editing course thoroughly covered all the basics in just five weeks, with a strong emphasis on practical applications. Bernadette is a fine teacher who was immediately accessible when I encountered a few minor technical glitches. The exercises/assignments were interesting, relevant, useful, and often humorous. Highly recommended! ~ Tom A.
Bernadette’s course, “Writing About Place”, was the catalyst that launched my passion as a travel writer! The course material was engaging and the feedback Bernadette provided on the assignments was specific and helpful. If you are looking for a writing course to help you capture the essence of location and place, this is the course for you! ~M. Shannon Hernandez, Author, Speaker & World-Traveler
[Workshop: How to Become a Freelance Book Reviewer] Love books and want to break into the field of writing book reviews? That’s how I felt. This class provided me with a foundation with which to start, web sites and blogs to inspire me, productive assignments and useful feedback.You won’t be disappointed! ~ Valerie V.
Bernadette offers an insightful look at how to write and formulate a book review. She uses the latest information that focuses on the industry. Bernadette offers feedback and a willingness to answer your questions promptly. A class worth taking! ~ Jencey Gortney
Bernadette was a wonderful and inspiring teacher; even on the internet she really connected with and brought together a vibrant writing community—not the case with all online writing workshops. ~ Laurie S.
Interesting, stimulating, and fun is how I describe Bernadette Geyer’s workshop on “place”. And her feedback is so valuable, I give it a First Place! ~ Peg O.