Listening to Editors' Difficulties Helps Find Solutions

Greenman, John F.
March 2006
Nieman Reports;Spring2006, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p71
The article investigates into the most common problems frontline editors have to deal with in the newsroom. The objective is to develop a sound newsroom training plan. The most common problems frontline editors say surface in giving direction, communicating expectations and motivating staff. Some editors found it strange that communication can be so hard in a communication business.


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