This list of errors is a wake-up call

In our introduction to Strategy 28 in “Think Like an Editor” — Edit for Accuracy — we share examples of the kinds of errors that can get published when accuracy is not top of mind. Even when you’re conscientious and focused, errors could just as easily occur when your correct information gets sabotaged by auto correct. […]

May you get social

MAY you … For the month of May, we are devoting this blog to our wishes for journalists present and future: “MAY you … “ Every day, you will find a tip, a tidbit or a top-of-mind piece of advice we hope will help you now and later Just a day after our wish that you […]

May you find the right balance

MAY you … For the month of May, we are devoting this blog to our wishes for journalists present and future: “MAY you … “ Every day, you will find a tip, a tidbit or a top-of-mind piece of advice we hope will help you now and later Competition for an audience is fierce. It has […]

Optimize your photo-taking efforts

Images abound this Memorial Day weekend — whether they are published in legacy media or on social media, whether they are posted online or are being passed around on mobile devices for others to see. If you are making memories, why not optimize your efforts? Here are some suggestions. HOW TO PICK THE BEST PHOTOS Follow […]

April 20: Want creativity? Here’s how!

For the month of April, our blog will be devoted to polishing your professional skills. Everything you need to know about courtesy, manners and common sense. And we do mean “need” to know. APRIL 20 Creativity is all about asking questions, especially of yourself. Professional skills include more than knowing how to do something and how […]