Does an Editor-in-Chief Have to Be a Control Freak?


If an Editor-in-Chief takes responsibility for all aspects of her content creation, can she ever relinquish control?

People want control when they’re emotionally attached to outcomes; they want a final result to align with their preferences and therefore (desperately) attempt to shape a situation in their favor.

However, do strict preferences create the most productive work environment and maximize your chances of creating your best work? Editor-in-Chief host Stefanie Flaxman argues they don’t.

In this 10-minute episode of Editor-in-Chief, host Stefanie Flaxman discusses:

  • Why a foundational philosophy can enhance your content strategy
  • Why smart decisions are more productive than goals
  • How to focus on your work ethic rather than final outcomes

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Editor-in-Chief on iTunes
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