“In order to” is a phrase copyeditors love to delete. But should we?
Learn to manage your tasks instead of letting them manage you.
No matter how carefully you plan your day, sometimes the universe just takes over.
It’s tempting to assign more than one person to a document at a time. Don’t do it! Maintain version control with a structured process.
Fact-checking is often an added task to a copyeditor’s already long list of duties. 6 tips to doing it better.
Last week, one of my corporate clients asked me to do a rush proofread on a PDF file. Time was short, but the team publishing the document had reviewed and approved all the text. There had been no copyediting stage, however.