Life of a Fellow
Dispatches from current fellows about their Stanford experience.
How would you run a meeting if you wanted to encourage your team to produce the most novel and inspiring ideas? How can you make sure you don’t create obstacles to group creativity?
What cooking and calligraphy taught me about Confidence
This is paradoxical, but the situation in the Russian media is deplorable and encouraging at the same time. Why it is deplorable, is clear. The reasons for hope are somewhat more complicated.
What I heard in seven interviews with Ijeoma Oluo
The gems gleaned from late nights in lecture halls and in sporting venues have gone a long way in helping establish a framework to determine what happens next.
I’ve been exposed to world-class speakers, been given time to think and write, sat across a table from thought leaders and sat in classes with future Fortune 100 CEOs.
What Alabama Media Group can teach us about clarifying who we are
Here are the most dangerous ethical traps of personalized news service that media organizations should be aware of. And why a tailored approach for individuals is still necessary.
How I changed the way I approached the challenge of fostering collaboration among investigative journalists
Libraries and local journalism have a lot in common. They both provide insight, bind a community together and, of course, serve information needs.
From quick fire, in-the-moment responses for everyday racist microaggressions, to deliberative exercises that help you build community and recruit allies in the newsroom, the Toolkit for Journalists of Color is designed to help us survive in predominantly white newsrooms.
I’m looking for a few passionate reporters to help me pilot the program.
Most people would not put the words “IT Department” and “dating” in the same sentence. But it’s the unusual approach of Stanford’s d.school that led me and my team to that unlikely combination.
“This should be easy!,” I thought, given that I’ve spent the last nine months at one epicentre of journalism innovation and entrepreneurship.
Today, as I’m about to finish up my academic year-long fellowship, what’s on my mind is my path to discovery of my passion.
A B Corp is a for-profit entity; the B stands for benefit. The idea is to build businesses that benefit not just their shareholders, but any stakeholder that may interact with the business and its products or services.
Here are some pills to cure people who think collaboration in journalism ‘is nice’, but don’t realize its true power
Takeaways of interest for journalists working with textual sources
On the first day of improv class, instructor Dan Klein tried to disabuse us of the idea that being an improviser is about being clever. Be present; be available, he advised. Don’t try to be funny.
A call to action for public radio
Covering an epidemic is like covering conflict: why science reporters should be trained like war correspondents
my interviews with reporters from all over the world leads me to worry about the state of science journalists.