What makes a great submission package?
In this video, Dr. Bruce Dancik reveals what kind of a submission package editors like to see, and explains how certain key elements, such as an excellent cover letter or a clearly written manuscript, can ensure that your submission is well-received by the journal.
This video is part of an interview series in which Donald Samulack, President, US Operations, Editage, Cactus Communications, speaks to Bruce P. Dancik, Editor-in-Chief, NRC Research Press/Canadian Science Publishing, and Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Renewable Resources, University of Alberta, at the 54th Annual Meet of the Council of Science Editors, held in Maryland, Baltimore, from April 29 through May 3, 2011.
Also see this post for advice on what are the first things journal editors look for in a submission package.