Celebrate Our Tenth Anniversary with Us!

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Prosciutto-wrapped pears in balsamic reduction… Sound like a poem? It’s only one of an anthology of hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, composed by Bistro La Persaud, and awaiting you at the Get Publishing Tenth Anniversary Party. Get Publishing is 10 years old—and growing. So we’re throwing it a birthday party! Join us Saturday, May 5, 2012, at La Cité francophone, 8527 Marie-Anne Gaboury Street, 5:30 – 10:00 p.m., and help us ring in the next decade of writing, editing, and publishing. The very first Get Publishing Conference took place at Grant MacEwan College in 2002, so we’re marking the occasion with an evening of rich melodies and cool jazz, warm tributes to Get Publishing’s creator Susan Lieberman and long-time supporter Dorothy Gray, readings by authors who got published through Get…
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Writer Inc. – Understanding the Business of Writing

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Saturday, February 4, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Campus St-Jean, 8406 Marie-Anne-Gaboury Street (91st Street) Workshop co-presented by Get Publishing Communications Society and the Canadian Authors Association – Alberta Branch You are a writer and perhaps an editor, an author, and writing instructor as well. You have a diverse income stream, but are you taking care of your writing business? This half-day workshop will provide you with practical tools to help you lay a strong financial foundation for your writing business. Through hands-on activities and guided learning, you will learn what expenses are tax deductible, how to optimize your business deductions, how to determine when to incorporate and when to register for GST, and what software is best to track income and expenses. Take your writing business from the confines of the custodial closet to the executive boardroom, and become the CEO of your Writer Inc.…
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