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Bare International Copy Editor Reviews

Updated Aug 4, 2015

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Dale Bare / Mike Bare
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Good for making extra money, but no longterm prospects for Editors."

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    Former Employee - Copy Editor in Fairfax, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bare International for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexibility in hours Ability to work from home

    Cons

    Unstable income - monthly pay changes, depending on available projects

    Advice to Management

    Use one format for assigning projects to editors. Don't switch between standards.

    Bare International2015-08-04

    Bare International Response

    December 7, 2015Director of Global HR

    Hello and thank you for your feedback! You're right in saying that workloads for independent contract editors can definitely fluctuate...which tends to be the nature of contract work in general. Have you considered increasing your business opportunities by offering your services ...

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  2. "Editor- Good Supplemental Job"

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    Former Employee - Copy Editor 
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bare International for more than 5 years

    Pros

    As an editor ( contract position) I had a Flexible schedule, the ability to accept or reject projects, and I worked remotely from my home computer.

    Cons

    Pay was LOW, but willing to accept it because of the flexibility. Deadlines were often tight and unpredictable. Each project had a different schedule and you really didn't know what you were getting yourself into until you accepted a project. Usually we would know what the deadline was ahead of time ( same each day) but the daily assignment was unpredictable in that it often came at different times of day and the assignments...

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    Advice to Management

    Better communications about project schedules and details would be really helpful for those working in this role.

    Bare International2014-08-27
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