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From Our Founder

“Like most companies, Chevron Editing started with an idea.

Except that idea wasn’t winning advertising awards or being ‘the best in Australia’ or creating a digital marketing empire.  It was a simple idea – I wanted to help students like me get better marks by editing their assignments.

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Our People

Founder & Content Strategist

Duncan Croker

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” – Aristotle

I segued into marketing because I love collaborating with brands and helping them succeed. Marketing is, at its core, about stories, and shaping the legacy of a company is something that’s both very difficult but incredibly rewarding.



Legal Editor & Writer

Kana Nakano

“Failure will not overcome me so long as my will to succeed is stronger.” – Justice Michael Kirby

I am passionate about constantly learning new things. Since completing my law degree, I have worked as an Assistant Teaching Fellow and research assistant at Bond University, and have undertaken editing work for academic publisher Wiley.


Our Commitments

Professionalism

We hold ourselves to the industry standards outlined by the Australian Standards for Editing Practice.

Confidentiality

We never reveal information gained during the course of interactions with clients, unless we gain authorisation to do so.

Integrity

We conduct our services in compliance with all aspects of Australian and Commonwealth law, and, in relevant situations, international or foreign law. If conflict of interest arises during our interactions with clients, we will swiftly and unequivocally declare this conflict, and ensure that such conflicts do not undermine our services in any way.

Our Ethos: The 3C Difference

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Cogent

Our writing and editing services aim to clarify your message. You know what you want to say. We know how to say it. Just as importantly, our interactions with you are quick, clean and professional. We’re here to help you, not waste your time. ​

Conscientious

In writing and editing, there can be no incompetence or sloppiness. Having bad writing or insufficient editing is often worse than having none at all. Our staff are trained to a professional level, and approach all tasks with diligence and respect, ensuring that the finished product is matched to our rigorous standards of quality.

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Conscientious

In writing and editing, there can be no incompetence or sloppiness. Having bad writing or insufficient editing is often worse than having none at all. Our staff are trained to a professional level, and approach all tasks with diligence and respect, ensuring that the finished product is matched to our rigorous standards of quality.

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Committed

When we make a contract with you, we will complete your work. We won’t avoid your emails and phone calls. We won’t make excuses. We won’t delay and prevaricate. Your product will be completed, on time, to the highest standards. That’s our commitment to you.

What Our Clients Say About Us

Chevron Editing has been a life saver for my four years of uni life, not just the editing is bang on to expert level, but the efficiency is exceptional, even when I ask help and advice at the last minute, they still manage to sort me out. If any student like me is struggling with their assignment, I could not think of a better choice of editing.



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Toby L.
University of Queensland Student
 
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Duncan at Chevron Editing has done a sensational job for us. We are now using his service on an on-going basis. He does thorough research and comes up with content solutions for us. I would no doubt recommend his service to everyone.



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Apivut Chakuthip
 
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Duncan at Chevron Editing was amazing at creating a website for our business. His knowledge is vast and communication during the process was second to none. He listened to what we wanted as a business and delivered something that surpassed our expectations. I highly recommend Chevron Editing to anyone looking to easily create an online presence.



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Indea Weisfelt
Owner of the Farm Shop Toowoomba
 
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