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Interview with an Editor: Michael Helfield

Interview with an Editor: Michael Helfield

April 28, 2021 By Michael Helfield Interview with an Editor

Editor: Michael Helfield
Company: Michael Helfield, Academic and Financial Editor
Number of years in editing: I started editing my supervisor's work in 2007. So that means I have been in it for around fourteen years!

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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