Interview with an Editor: Chris Mines

Interview with an Editor: Chris Mines

January 8, 2020 By Chris Mines
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Editor: Chris Mines
Company: Highlights for Children
# of years in editing: My latest gig has been 6 1/2 years now. Before that, it was pretty on-and-off, since 1976-ish.

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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