About Rachel McAlpine
Rachel McAlpine (BA Hons, Dip Ed, Chartered IT Professional of New Zealand) is known internationally for her work in promoting quality web content. Since 1996, Rachel has been an independent consultant in all aspects of online content. She has many years of experience creating and teaching online courses at university level.
Rachel McAlpine's 31 books include six about writing. Write Me A Web Page, Elsie! and Crash Course in Corporate Communications are widely used in New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific Region. Business Writing Plus is sponsored by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of New Zealand and used in training by the Chartered Accountants Australia-New Zealand.
Rachel first won acclaim as a poet, then as a playwright. She then branched into fiction and continues to write novels and poetry.
From 1993-95 Rachel was Guest Professor at Doshisha Women's College, Kyoto, Japan. She has also lectured or trained people in Tokyo, Canberra, Sydney, Beijing, Shanghai, Washington and Singapore, as well as New Zealand. She now lives in Wellington, New Zealand.
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