Tip of the day

Tip: Schedule breaks to manage your time effectively

To work at your best, you need to pencil in downtime. That is easier said than done for those with a busy and unpredictable workload

Posted by Catherine Edwards on 10/08/22

Tip: Discover eight new(ish) social media platforms

Have you heard of Locket, Supernova or Sunroom?

Posted by Jacob Granger on 09/08/22

Tip: Reporting on crime? Make sure your coverage reflects your values

Trusting News recommends rethinking how the crime beat should be covered, to ensure your reporting leaves communities empowered and informed

Posted by Catherine Edwards on 01/08/22

Tip: Master the art of the summary to reach a wider audience

Summaries are slightly different from headlines or standfirsts - but they are a format to practice if you want your content to reach the right people

Posted by Catherine Edwards on 01/08/22

Tip: Target student readers to support audience growth

Subscribers acquired at a younger age offer news organisations greater lifetime value, so use these tips from The Wall Street Journal to gain loyalty among student readers

Posted by Catherine Edwards on 01/08/22

Tip: Sell news subscriptions without going through Apple

Nieman Lab founder Joshua Benton shares advice for news publishers on how to avoid giving up 30 per cent of subscription revenue to Apple

Posted by Catherine Edwards on 27/07/22

Tip: A guide to documenting international crime

These guidelines for journalists and editors walk through the process of capturing information about international crimes so that it may be admitted as evidence in court

Posted by Jacob Granger on 26/07/22

Tip: NCTJ's guide for providing work experience and internships

Use this set of industry guidelines to put fairer policies in place, allowing a greater diversity of talent to hone their skills in your newsroom

Posted by Jacob Granger on 25/07/22

Tip: Make your language more inclusive

Language, Please is a set of resources and style guides to help journalists make informed decisions and cover sensitive issues in a responsible way

Posted by Catherine Edwards on 20/07/22

Tip: Use "stay interviews" to retain talent

When employers talk openly with staff looking to leave the company, at best they may convince them to stay, regardless they learn how to improve their workplace

Posted by Jacob Granger on 14/07/22

Tip: Supercharge your audience growth

Want more readers? Use all the tools at your disposal by digging through your content archives

Posted by Jacob Granger on 12/07/22

Tip: Tools for creating audio articles

Text-to-speech technology allows more people to access your best pieces

Posted by Jacob Granger on 11/07/22

Tip: Finding time to be a mentor

Learn how to be smarter with your schedule and sign-up process

Posted by Jacob Granger on 08/07/22

Tip: Support disabled journalists in your newsroom

Make your workplace welcoming and flexible for staff with different needs

Posted by Jacob Granger on 07/07/22

Tip: Business tools for small newsrooms

Make sure your tech stack covers all the essentials without paying a fortune

Posted by Jacob Granger on 06/07/22

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