Around the release of Arrival, back in 2016, editor Joe Walker wrote a fantastic article for MovieMaker Magazine, which at my own count has 23 specific tips for improving your editing.
Joe has been nominated for two Oscars so far and his other credits include Dune, Widows, Blade Runner 2049, Sicario, Blackhat, 12 Years a Slave, Shame and the YouTube documentary, Life in a Day.
To me, the most memorable tip from the article was his 'hat trick':
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