While true, it’s worth noting that a good editor know when they are NOT representative of the audience, and how to compensate for that. We often aren’t particularly representative, and have to work with and intellectual understading of their needs, until experience makes it more instinctive.

Blogging since 2001, journalisting (which isn’t a word, but should be) since 1994, and sleep-deprived since 2012. Journalism lecturer, consultant and trainer.

Blogging since 2001, journalisting (which isn’t a word, but should be) since 1994, and sleep-deprived since 2012. Journalism lecturer, consultant and trainer.