Tagged: Commentary

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A monkey or a business reporter?

Olivia Barrow, a reporter for the Milwaukee Business Journal, writes on LinkedIn about how she tries to go beyond reporting stories that a monkey could do, such as rewriting news releases and earnings. Here are...

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When business journalism falls into a rut

What’s more important in business news coverage: Experience or a fresh perspective? Or, put in a different frame, what’s worse: “same old same old” or “doesn’t know what’s going on”? This is becoming an...

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Style drift in business journalism

Seen any style drift lately? Yes you have. And you’re likely to see more. Style drift? It’s the term that applies when a business news service covers a story that isn’t really business news....