Put your personal interests to the test

not teaching,still THINKING … Personal credibility is just as important as newsroom ethics because personal decisions can upend all the hard work that journalists put into their jobs every day. And those decisions are important to the audience, too. Consider the following scenarios. As a journalist, what would you do? As a news and information […]

10 warning signs of an ethical issue

As newsrooms get leaner, there will be fewer people to turn to when issues arise that require conversation, communication and transparency. It’s a good time to share our 10 Warning Signs that a journalist is facing an ethical situation. This list comes from Strategy 39: Ethics, which is timeless. Every day, journalists face decisions that […]