Tip of the week: Setting editing expectations | Copyediting.com

Before you take on any copyediting project, make sure expectations are well defined so they can be managed.

You need to tell your client or boss right away if you can’t do the expected edit in the time you’ve been given. This situation can be hard for non-editors to understand. When I run into this situation, I demonstrate the difference between what the manuscript needs and what I can do with samples and lists.

via Tip of the week: Setting editing expectations | Copyediting.com.

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