Own your pronouns.

As an editor, you edit a manuscript once. Then you go back and read it again. Things you missed the first time now become obvious. It’s sort of like weeding a garden. Here’s something I missed the first (and second, and third) time around. Everyone was...

Wassup at CNN??

To quote Lt. Ripley, “Have IQs suddenly dropped since I’ve been gone?” I love CNN; shoot, I read the site multiple times a day, but the editorial quality there has taken a nose-dive that is unacceptable at one of the world’s premier news...

Who is minding the store at Forbes.com?

Answer: No one. Take a look! See some seriously sloppy editing. Mistakes all over the place. At Forbes! Forbes! Many successful people attribute at least part of their success to having a mentor. The right mentor can provide advice and connections that help their...