Vigorously control the quality of the mechanical before it leaves the shop to
minimize production expenses and needless delays poorly executed
mechanicals create. But, quality control extends beyond the shop and into
your follow-up with the print shop.
Once the job is sent to the printer, periodically check on its progress.
Anticipate problems and offer assistance. Do not change a job in progress.
During lengthy preparation periods, inform the originator on the progress of
the job and any problems with the job. Insist on quality at every stage of