EHH 2016 Member Survey Results

We checked in with EHH members after last year’s annual general meeting to get some perspective on our group as a whole and what interests us. Here’s a quick overview of the results.

Meetings and events

  • Best days to attend meetings: Tuesdays
  • Most important factor for meeting location: parking location and cost
  • Most popular topics for upcoming meetings: apps for productivity, negotiating fees, social media, networking tips, creating effective contracts, bookkeeping tips
  • Preferred meeting format: a mix of presentations from a designated speaker and open discussion
  • Most popular ideas for other events: group social, carpooling to nearby Editors Canada chapters’ meetings, an online discussion group, a book club
  • Importance of larger-scale annual professional event: somewhat important
  • Preferred larger-scale professional event format: professional development with a speaker

Member info

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  • Most popular types of editing: copy editing, proofreading, stylistic editing
  • Most popular sectors: corporate, scholarly, education, trade, medical

Conclusion

Thank you for taking the time to complete the survey! The exec team has planned this year’s upcoming programming with the results in mind.

It’s going to be a great year!

Savanna Scott Leslie
Co-Coordinator

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