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Video: Watch Dr. Sandra Folk discussing editing English in a multilingual environment at our October meeting
At the October 2015 meeting of Editors Canada’s Toronto branch, Dr. Sandra Folk from The Language Lab spoke with editors about some of the challenges non-native English speakers might have in their written communication and how editors can provide guidance tactfully and helpfully.
About Dr. Sandra Folk—Sandra is founder and president of The Language Lab, an organization specializing in improving and refining the communication skills of business executives and employees who come from a cross-section of national and international industries, including commercial real estate, finance, construction, investment, pension and trust funds, and accounting, as well as government.
At the October 2014 meeting of EAC’s Toronto branch, Katharine O’Moore-Klopf, a medical editor with a specialty in editing manuscripts written by authors whose first language is not English, spoke with editors (via Google Hangouts) about the opportunities and challenges within this field.