Tagged: Reporting tips

COMING TOMORROW!!!

COMING TOMORROW!!!

What some prominent Federal Reserve reporters think about the nomination of Bernanke to be the next Fed chairman and how they think their beat will change.

Donald Trump and the New York Times

Donald Trump and the New York Times

The anticipated Sunday piece in the New York Times examining Donald Trump and his business operations appeared today. If you want to read it, go here. In case you haven’t been following The Donald’s...

The Kansas City business blues

The Kansas City business blues

Just got back from Kansas City, where I talked at a Reynolds Center workshop at the Star. Two interesting discussions with the reporters there: 1. Until recently, the dollar amount of real estate transactions...

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...

Business across all news beats

Business across all news beats

I’ve been struck this week that, despite the efforts of many to understand the relevance of money and numbers, the importance of the business angle is still ignored at other desks in newspapers. This...

Biz editing tips

Biz editing tips

I found this great list of tips of common mistakes in business stories and other advice on editing business stories on a copy editing Web site, so I am forwarding it on here. There...

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...