December 10, 2015

When “suspected” and “alleged” are irrelevant

How many sources does a good reporter need to confirm something before his or her editor can consider it “good” information?  And . How about in […]
August 17, 2015

#MediaMonday – Melissa Fittro

There is nothing better than when a “media meeting” turns into fun! Such was the case the first time I met Melissa Fittro, news services editor […]
June 10, 2015

Is it better to be first or right?

The relative ease of posting something to a social media channel has turned all of us into “journalists.”  I intentionally put the word in quotes because […]
April 21, 2015

Peter’s Pet Peeves

We’ve all got our share of improper word usage and language butchering that drives us crazy.  Recently, veteran journalist Peter Madrid, communications specialist for Cushman & […]