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I specialise in editorial strategy, both in print and online, with a knack for finding efficiency savings and workflow/usability improvements, but have extensive experience of the detail as well, following several years spent in hands-on roles.
Since September 2009 I have been working in Microsoft’s consumer publishing division in a variety of strategic editorial roles focused on planning and coordinating multi-market content for websites and apps across >50 countries, leading a multi-timezone editorial team that generates over a billion pageviews a month.
I first started my blog on EU politics in March 2003, which means I’m now the longest-running individual blogger on EU affairs out there. Along the way I’ve picked up a rather good reputation for impartiality and insight – as well as a few awards