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Managing Editor Interview Questions

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Interview Questions for Managing Editor

Are you comfortable working with a team of people to manage the publication of written material?

What are some of the most important qualities of a good managing editor?

How would you handle a situation where multiple editors have different opinions about how to approach a story?

What is your process for managing the workflow of your team?

Provide an example of a time when you had to make a difficult decision regarding the direction of a publication.

If you found out that one of your staff members was stealing content from other sources, how would you handle it?

What would you do if you noticed a consistent flow of negative feedback from readers about a particular writer?

How well do you handle stress while managing a tight deadline?

Do you have experience using content management systems to upload and organize articles?

When is it appropriate to use outside sources to help flesh out an article?

We want to improve our social media presence. What strategies would you use to increase our engagement on social media?

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