Writing

How to Become Editor-in-Chief: Learn the Duties and Skills Required

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Sep 13, 2021 • 5 min read

When you think of the publishing process at an award-winning magazine, you may picture a room full of writers, editors, designers, and art directors—but who’s leading them? In the world of print and digital publishing, there’s one person who serves as the head of the publication: the editor-in-chief.