In order to preserve our integrity, we must live up to the highest standards of objectivity, truthfulness, completeness, fairness, accuracy and impartiality. This can get tricky. Being proactive and communicating our standards clearly helps, but sometimes we slip up. Here’s a primer on what to watch out for, and how to steer clear of trouble.
More training on Ethics & Standards:
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premium content on social from Content Strategist Jaime Cárdenas.
Twitter tips for journalists
Learn how to plan out a Twitter Thread, why Twitter Moments are important and get a refresher on the basics of the platform in this one-hour session led by Detroit Free Press Audience Editor Brian Manzullo.
Understanding the financial side of our business
Learn how to make the budget work for you, rather than the other way around.
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