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March 26, 2017 Conferences

The Chicago Manual of Style’s new edition: A discussion with Carol Saller

The CMOS online Q&A editor talks about changes in the upcoming 17th edition.

March 24, 2017 Conferences

Check out the scenes from #ACES2017

Volunteers at ACES national conference March 23-25 in St. Petersburg, Florida, helped capture the gathering on film.

March 24, 2017 Conferences

Advice for freelancers: A discussion with Jake Poinier

Dr. Freelance talks about how freelancers have more opportunities than ever, but also face more competition.

March 24, 2017 Conferences

The mighty editor: Wielding editorial oversight with care

James Harbeck says the idea of right and wrong in writing is a myth.

March 24, 2017 Conferences

Five tips on freelance editing

As the communication industry changes, editors have adjusted by taking their skills and going freelance

March 24, 2017 Conferences

AP style for first time allows use of they as singular pronoun

The AP made the announcement during its annual session at the 2017 ACES conference in St. Petersburg, Florida.

March 24, 2017 Contests and Awards

ACES announces 2016 Headline Contest winners at ACES 2017 Conference

Winners were announced at ACES 21st national conference March 24 in St. Petersburg, Florida

March 23, 2017 Conferences

Editing with understanding and empathy: A discussion with Mark Allen

ACES board member Mark Allen talks about his journey in the organization.

March 23, 2017 Conferences

Spotting — and fixing — bad information helps raise credibility

Copy editors can help build trust by checking the facts as well as the grammar.

March 23, 2017 Conferences

Copy editors should stay on the lookout for bias in language

Bias in language can be right in front of us, but if we don’t have our antennas up and we aren’t on the lookout, we might not notice it.