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5 lessons learned from an innovative media organisation

How do innovative firms differ from non-innovative ones? Posted by Anette Novak at 22/09/17

Impartiality and the BBC – 'broad balance' in a two-horse race

Broadcasters face a particular structural challenge in their commitment to impartiality Posted by David Jordan and Ric Bailey at 25/07/17
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Journalism versus lies and fake news: Time for a rethink

Journalist and broadcaster Phil Harding suggests some of the steps that should be taken Posted by Phil Harding at 21/07/17
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Keep calm and carry on fact-checking: Challenges and reasons to be cheerful

Should readers and viewers become a fully integrated part of the news process? Posted by Patrick Worrall at 18/07/17
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The narrative challenge: Seeing stories from a human perspective

'At their best, narrative journalists expand the restrictive and mannered news voice into a fully human voice' Posted by Giles Wilson at 21/04/17

The last ten years and the next – Preparing for what's to come in journalism

How can hackathons and news labs help teach the journalism skills of the future? Posted by David Dunkley Gyimah at 13/03/17
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From rags to niches: The Bauer way to avoid death by print

Tim Pollard explains how Bauer Media invested in its digital motoring brands to create vibrant new businesses Posted by Tim Pollard at 18/01/17
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The magazine market isn’t dead, it’s different

Is the women’s magazine industry really destined for a papery grave, asks Joely Carey Posted by Joely Carey at 13/01/17

How publishers can learn more from their newsroom experiments

Failed newsroom experiments are rarely highlighted – but is there a way to learn more from them? Posted by Robin Kwong at 10/08/16

3 things fact-checking Brexit taught me about journalism

'Why aren’t we – the media – giving our readers the tools they need to come to an informed opinion?' Posted by Jeremy Evans at 12/07/16

After Snowden, there is clear evidence of a paradigmatic shift in journalist-source relations

What can be done to monitor intelligence agencies' threat of mass surveillance and its impact on journalists and their sources? Posted by Paul Lashmar at 07/06/16
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Destination unknown: Trinity Mirror, the Bristol Post and the erosion of local media

How the latest acquisition of Trinity Mirror will continue to take the ‘local’ out of Local World Posted by Alec Saelens at 01/02/16
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'When you're using Twitter to find witnesses, treat it like a door knock'

Alison Gow, digital innovations editor, Trinity Mirror Regionals Posted by Alison Gow at 05/06/15

Five paradoxes of a dying press

Nicolas Becquet, journalist, L'Echo Posted by Nicolas Becquet at 05/05/15
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'Why independent journalism is challenging the mass media'

Drew Rose, coordinator of The Bristol Cable Posted by Drew Rose at 18/02/15

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