Poynter says breaking news reveals newsroom culture ::what about the rest of the time?::

Breaking news

  • We have a plan.
  • It doesn’t matter if our boss is on vacation.
  • Our hardware and software won’t be our weak link.
  • Our communication works.
  • We’re cross-trained and talent-deep.
  • We have an investigative and analytical mindset.
  • We play on all possible platforms.
  • The whole building knows the drill.
  • We know what we stand for.
  • We take care of each other.
  • We never forget we’re covering human beings, not statistics.

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