Tagged: Ethics

Ethics and business journalism

Ethics and business journalism

If you were a business reporter and you discovered that a company or an executive that you were writing about had done something wrong, would you take that information to the authorities so that...

Coverage of Apple Computer

Coverage of Apple Computer

Is it too laudatory? Are we seeing the first signs of the media going back to its fawning ways of covering business from the 1990s when we look at how Apple Computer has been...

Baltimore Sun update

Baltimore Sun update

Remember when I posted last week about the Baltimore Sun architecture critic who was investing in homes in neighborhoods he was writing about? The Sun is apparently making him divest of those properties before...

Bad disclosure

Bad disclosure

It was recently disclosed in the Baltimore City Paper that the Baltimore Sun’s architecture writer owned real estate in a number of neighborhoods in which he writes about. Maybe it’s just me, but I...

Carol Loomis update

Carol Loomis update

I posted an item last week about Carol Loomis, the long-time Fortune writer whose memoirs of her 51-year career at the magazine were recently published in the 75th anniversary issue. I had a chance...

Carol Loomis and Fortune

Carol Loomis and Fortune

There is a great story in the latest issue of Fortune magazine about Carol Loomis, the writer who has spent 51 years at the publication. She recounts her experience in covering various stories. I...