In a perfect world, you’d never have to edit your own work, but well, you know the drill. The world’s not perfect, life’s not fair, yada yada. So spend a little time now or a lot of time later trying to convince your boss to let you keep your job as a “pubic relations director.”
Step One: Just walk away, Renée (or Kevin or Amy).
We all know that when we’re too close to things, we don’t see them clearly. This can be good for relationships, but hazardous for the editing process.