When Your Fingers Betray You

When you put your fingers on your computer keyboard and start typing, your mind does something that will affect the quality of the story you are working on?  Why is it that you can talk with the executive producer and the show producer and tell them about your...

Basic Tips for TV Reporters

        From TvNewsmentor.com and TopNewsTalent.com   Ross Becker  WRITE THE LEAD FIRST.  This is where the story begins.  Use short sentences to draw the viewer into the story.  It is a headline with a transition to the beginning of the...

The Elephant in the Newsroom

There is something that needs to be said. It’s there in every newsroom from New York to Yuma. It’s not a new problem for sure but let’s call it a new challenge. It can be fixed. But first, it needs to be recognized.We are asking our broadcast and digital journalists...