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Interview with an Editor: Jonathon Owen

Interview with an Editor: Jonathon Owen

December 18, 2019 By Jonathon Owen
Jonathon Owen

Editor: Jonathon Owen
Company: Brigham Young University
# of years in editing: I've been working full-time since 2005, though sometimes that was more on the layout or production art side of things. And luckily I was able to keep editing part-time when I went back for grad school a few years after graduation. I've been full-time again since 2013.

Tell us a little about yourself, including how you got started as an editor?

What is your area of focus and why did you select this niche?

Walk us through a typical workday. How do you manage your time?

What is your favorite thing about being an editor?

What is your biggest challenge and how do you work through this?

What are you currently working on?

What advice do you have for someone who is just starting their career as an editor?

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