coronavirus pandemic

Oct
29
Should you turn your video cam on in online training?

Should you turn your video cam on in online training?

The pandemic has turned everything into a video call — but could we be making smarter decisions about when to turn on the camera?
2 min read
Aug
05
Five Morning Links

Five Morning Links

Five worthwhile reads to start your day.
3 min read
Aug
04
Covid-19, schools, and the dangers of unintentional misinformation

Covid-19, schools, and the dangers of unintentional misinformation

Not all misinformation is intentional. Sometimes the angle we take on a story, and the headline we use, can leave completely the wrong impression in a reader's mind.
4 min read
Apr
27
Lockdown journalism digest: reporting, engaging and planning for the future

Lockdown journalism digest: reporting, engaging and planning for the future

The Covid-19 lockdown is changing journalism. Here's a few signposts on that road.
4 min read
Apr
23
Are readers really seeking "good news"? Or are they actually after something else?

Are readers really seeking "good news"? Or are they actually after something else?

The novel coronavirus traffic bump is declining. Should we seek positive news, instead? Or is there another option?
4 min read
Apr
17
Two new sources of support for journalists during the coronavirus pandemic

Two new sources of support for journalists during the coronavirus pandemic

Local, freelance and laid-off journalists have a couple of new options for keeping an income while delivering valuable journalism in this crisis.
2 min read
Apr
10
How does journalism survive the Covid-19 crisis?

How does journalism survive the Covid-19 crisis?

A crisis is a ruthless tool that exposes weaknesses in our systems. And our journalism ecosystems are being stress tested as never before. How do we navigate these difficult times?
6 min read
Apr
07
Kevin Systrom’s blog - is all about coronavirus and maths

Kevin Systrom’s blog - is all about coronavirus and maths

Instagram's co-founder has remerged with a blog - but he's not writing about what you might expect.
2 min read
Apr
01
Engaged Reading Digest: Viruses, Lies and Spammers

Engaged Reading Digest: Viruses, Lies and Spammers

Even in lockdown, journalism still happens. But the narratives emerging are worrying ones.
5 min read
Mar
20
Working from home: one man’s survival guide

Working from home: one man’s survival guide

I’ve got nearly a decade of experience of self-employment which lead to me working a significant amount of my time from home. Here’s what I’ve learnt.
5 min read