Managers: Bulletproofing the story
- Event: 2012 IRE Conference
- Speakers: TBA
- Date/Time: Friday, June 15 at 2:15 p.m.
- Location: Tremont
- Audio file: No audio file available.
Detailed tips and strong anecdotes on how to avoid mistakes in the editing process, including pushing reporters to challenge key assertions and acknowledging what you don’t know or what might mitigate the central premise of a story. We’ll talk about meticulous fact-checking, footnoting and sharing key findings and assertions with targets and sources, and common warning flags. We’ll discuss identifying errors of nuance and tone, and all the traps associated with failing to use precise language.
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