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Interview with an editor: Lauryn Smith du Toit

Interview with an editor: Lauryn Smith du Toit

September 8, 2021 By Lauryn Smith du Toit Interview with an Editor

Editor: Lauryn Smith du Toit

Company: Freelance

# of years in editing: I got my first paying job as an editor in 2011, while I was in college. I began freelancing full-time in 2016.

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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Header photo by Sam Mcgee on Unsplash. 

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