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Tip: How to report on mass shootings

Follow these tips when reporting on gun violence to improve the quality of your newsroom's coverage and deter copycats

Posted by Marcela Kunova on 13/11/18

Seven tips for better reporting on opinion polls and surveys

Bookmark these tips on spotting, understanding and reporting on margin of error

Posted by Marcela Kunova on 12/11/18

Tip: Break into political journalism

Follow these six insider tips if reporting on Brexit and politicians is your passion

Posted by Jacob Granger on 05/11/18

Tip: Take note of this beginners guide to satellite journalism

‘It’s not rocket science’ – Anusuya Datta, executive editor, Geospatial Media & Communications, is on hand to help you get started

Posted by Jacob Granger on 02/11/18

Tip: Check out this advice for improving your e-mail signature

Leave a lasting impression with a personal, practical and professional send-off

Posted by Jacob Granger on 01/11/18

Tip: Seven lessons in rebuilding trust in news organisations

Reporting original stories and changing hiring policy are among Damian Radcliffe's top tips to rebuilding trust in the media, and in doing so, boosting their revenue stream

Posted by Jacob Granger on 01/11/18

Tip: Protect sensitive data with these digital security measures

Journalists should take extra precaution to protect sensitive sources and stories — here are four safeguards

Posted by Jacob Granger on 30/10/18

Tip: Avoid these six freelancer pitching mistakes

The dos and don’ts when trying to get your pitch commissioned

Posted by Jacob Granger on 29/10/18

Tip: Why you should keep your portfolio short and sweet

When going in for your next job, you only need to send in a selection of your best work — here are four reasons why

Posted by Jacob Granger on 22/10/18

Tip: How using a physical planner can help you get organised

We love technology, but sometimes you just can't beat a paper diary...

Posted by Caroline Scott on 22/10/18

Tip: How to land story scoops without contacts

No contacts? No problem. Here are six tricks ideal for students or journalists just starting out

Posted by Jacob Granger on 18/10/18

Tip: Hone your investigative journalism skills in the digital age

Five round-ups from the Uncovering Asia conference, on how to investigate with your smartphone

Posted by Jacob Granger on 17/10/18

Tip: Overcome networking nerves with these nine tricks

From going solo to an event to nailing elevator pitches, this is how to make the most of face-to-face networking

Posted by Jacob Granger on 16/10/18

Tip: Improve your proofreading skills with these pointers

Grace Carter shows you how to improve your copy before your content is published

Posted by Jacob Granger on 15/10/18

Tip: Five must-have widgets for your Wordpress blog

Use these widgets to give your blog more zing

Posted by Jacob Granger on 11/10/18

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