change management

Jun
20
Going Online: Be Brave (from 2008)

Going Online: Be Brave (from 2008)

10 years I wrote something about restructuring editorial teams for digital, but lacked the courage to publish it. I should have found the courage.
2 min read
Jan
18

The stranglehold of the journalistic orthodoxy

The stranglehold of the journalistic orthodoxy A brutal condemnation of the mindset that has stopped traditional journalism embracing change – and
1 min read
Jan
06
The FT gets an innovation editor

The FT gets an innovation editor

The Financial Times has appointed a new innovation editor John Thornhill moves from deputy editor to innovation editor. Thornhill will
1 min read
Nov
18

Meaning - Stefania Druga: Saving the world, one play session at a time

Warning: Liveblogging. Prone to error, inaccuracy and terrible, terrible crimes against grammar. This post will be improved over the next
2 min read
Jun
16

Buttry academic goodness, the new home for digital journalism proponents?

Steve Buttry is heading into journalism education: The next chapter of my career will be at Louisiana State University. After
1 min read
Apr
29

Don't do more with less, do different forms of journalism

Fascinating insight into Kevin Anderson’s first few months back in a newsroom: When I landed in my new job
1 min read
Nov
08

A litmus test for digital newsrooms

Kevin Anderson: Are we still struggling to get journalists to add links to their stories, to do the most basic
Aug
15

Journalism's Groundhog Day - the excuse that won't die

Today’s the day that all the old arguments about what’s gone wrong with journalism and publishing come out
2 min read
Aug
12

Digital is easy. Journalism is easy. Change is hard.

Why is the transition to digital going so badly for most journalism companies? There’s plenty of knowledge out there
3 min read
Jul
31

Does newsroom change create bullying?

Andreas Whittam Smith: The Care Quality Commission review quotes Professor Frans Cilliers’s view that bullying often surfaces in organisations