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Editing Triage: Managing Workflow Effectively

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.

Course Instructor

Training Partner:

ACES: The Society for Editing

ACES: The Society for Editing is a nonprofit education and membership organization working toward the advancement of copy editors. Its aim is to provide solutions to editing problems, training and a place to discuss common issues.

The organization is an international members' alliance of editors working at newspapers, magazines, websites, traditional media outlets and Fortune 500 companies, as well as freelance editors, students and professors. It is an organization built on the advocacy of editing as a craft vital to clear writing and reader advocacy.