This practical course focuses on the skills needed to effectively manage both print and digital editorial projects. Using in-depth case studies, you will be taken through the practical tasks required for the job. You will be given tips and guidance on managing everyday issues, drawing on digital project management strategies and solutions where applicable.
By the end of the course, you will have gained skills and knowledge that you can use immediately. There will also be a range of checklists and spreadsheets to take away and use as tools in the future.
Editors, desk editors, project editors, production editors and managing editors who are responsible for the management of complete editorial projects will benefit from this course.
Learn how to: assess the scope, needs and risks of an editorial project; accurately estimate timings to produce a detailed and reliable schedule; create and maintain the project budget to ensure profitability; and effectively manage and communicate with your team and other stakeholders.