Editing Triage: Managing Workflow Effectively
- Hours of Effort
About This Course
In a world with buzzing phones, pinging computers and demanding social media, not every piece of copy that comes across your desk is going to get hours of loving editing attention. Some just get a quick Band-aid while others need full-scale surgery.
This Webinar tackles' the basics of triage editing to help you decide how to spend your precious editing time wisely.
What Will I Learn:
- The basics of triage editing
- How to define the different levels of editing
- How to prioritize what your readers value
- How to craft your own triage criteria
- How to work triage editing into your workflow
Who Should Take this Course:
Editors, digital producers and copy editors in news organizations who manage editing tasks.
Teresa Schmedding is the managing editor for Rotary International and former director of digital operations for the Daily Herald Media Group, which has won numerous headline contest awards. She is the president of ACES: The Society for Editing. She organized the national Plagiarism Summit in 2013 and the Leadership Summit of journalism organizations in 2014.