Tagged: Writing tips

Newsweek's Jane Bryant Quinn

Newsweek's Jane Bryant Quinn

I moved one office over today from Allan Sloan’s and talked to Jane Bryant Quinn, arguably the most visible and most important personal finance journalist in the field today. Like most women who wanted...

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...

Prediction stories

Prediction stories

I had an interesting conversation with the students in my Economics Reporting class today. I had them read “Ignoring the Alarm,” an article in the March 2003 issue of American Journalism Review, before class....

Hurricane business coverage

Hurricane business coverage

The Mobile Register has had some excellent coverage of the impact of Hurricane Katrina on the business world in the area. In today’s paper, the top business stories were on how the hurricane could...