Radio reporting in the Great Recession: What works best when numbers can be deadly dull?

The old maxim among hosts, editors, reporters and producers is that if you say more than one or two numbers on the air, your listeners will tune out, like bored kids in a math class.

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When to use anonymous sources

Everyone’s uncomfortable with them, but they still yield valuable information that serves the public trust. Here are 6 questions to ask before granting anonymity.

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Making business journalism visually interesting and accessible

The best news organizations are investing in infographics and other digital tools; those who don’t will be left behind

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A Tale of Two IPOs: Why Facebook Got Disliked and Twitter Got Followed

Facebook’s initial public offering stumbled, while Twitter’s soared. The reason is all about the remarkable rise of mobile advertising, and its overwhelming importance for social media companies.

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Why your silly cat pictures are worth $563 – and what that can tell you about company valuation

Doing your own back-of-the-envelope calculations about company value can provide insights for journalists who want to add another layer of understanding to their reporting.

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