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Foreign journalists can write in English, thank you very much

EU journalists are underrepresented in the British media, it is not a problem of English language barriers Posted by Camille Dupont at 11/05/22

Introducing the periodic table of community strategy

Use all 10 elements of this chart to form deeper bonds and reactions within your community Posted by Michelle Goodall at 29/04/22

Seven must-know Substack tips for journalists

Veteran journalist and Substack's own Farrah Storr provides pointers on engaging with and monetising loyal readers Posted by Tim Pollard at 29/04/22

Collecting first party data: Why meaningful consent should matter to publishers

Collecting audience data is part of building a relationship with readers Posted by Ben Erdos at 26/04/22

Subscription conversions: Balancing audience frustration and engagement

Find the sweet spot to getting readers to pay for news content Posted by Madeleine White at 04/04/22

'When I revisit that thread of online abuse, it still makes me question my worth'

Reach Plc is building a list of inspiring women leading the fight against online abuse Posted by Rebecca Whittington at 11/03/22
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How to get your foot in the door at BBC and ITN

So you want to work for the national broadcaster, ITV, Channel 4 or Channel 5 but do not know where to start? Follow this guide Posted by Amanda Nunn at 08/03/22

12 tips for covering traumatic stories remotely

Acknowledge physical reactions, regain a sense of agency and set clear expectations - here is how to safeguard your mental health when covering the Ukrainian war Posted by Hannah Storm at 03/03/22
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How journalists can work sensitively with survivors of sexual abuse

Telling stories of child sex abuse survivors is highly delicate work that most journalists are not trained to do Posted by Jo Healey at 01/03/22

How journalists and academics can tackle misinformation together

We need powerful partnerships between the UK's research sector and news industry to counter online falsehoods Posted by Chris Waiting at 14/02/22

Time to Talk Day: start a conversation about mental health in your newsroom

Take part in the nationwide event by talking about mental well-being with your colleagues and peers Posted by Hannah Storm at 03/02/22

Five tips for publishers to make the most out audio

New apps, platform agnosticism and getting the basics right: experts advise how to take your audio to the next level Posted by Damian Radcliffe at 06/12/21

How the covid pandemic changed digital journalism

Mobile journalism and Zoom interviews have put pressure on older journalists to adapt Posted by James Mahon at 03/12/21

Five lessons every media innovator needs to learn

The co-founder of Subtext, an SMS subscription platform, shares his knowledge around creating new products and services for your newsroom Posted by David Cohn at 17/11/21

Acknowledging the impact of 9/11 on journalists' mental health

Trauma anniversaries are real. It is time we take them seriously Posted by Hannah Storm at 09/09/21

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