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Monday, May 16 • 9:45am - 10:30am
Editors and SMEs: Building Productive Working Relationships

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Your success as a technical editor depends on the quality of your working relationship with SMEs. Creating and maintaining a productive relationship takes effort and some planning, but it is worth it. Ann Marie will share practical, proven techniques and tips she has used as a procedures editor in the medical device industry. Topics include how to recognize and adapt to a SME’s preferred working style, prioritizing editing remarks (which battles to fight), identifying the signals of SME fatigue, and expanding your usefulness to the project or team.

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Ann Marie Queeney

Owner, A.M. Queeney LLC
With over 18 years of senior document specialist experience in the medical device industry, I have had the honor of working on projects that have improved the quality of people’s lives. I work with subject matter experts in the health care industry to strengthen the writing and... Read More →

Monday May 16, 2016 9:45am - 10:30am PDT
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