3 things to do when you make a mistake

not teaching,still THINKING … Mistakes happen. But then what? To err might be human. But to err and then not take responsibility is unacceptable. Here are some tips for handling the delicate process of correcting a mistake. Be disciplined. Know the process at your news organization for handling an error — whether you made the […]

Digital error? Update? Be transparent

There are more opportunities for misinformation to be disseminated digitally than in print for a number of reasons: Stories are posted in real time Stories often bypass a copy desk Reporters can post from a mobile device — at the scene of breaking news, during a court proceeding or when covering any story Reporters often […]