Regret the Business Error

Check out Craig Silverman’s roundup of worst business-reporting errors in 2010
Journalists on every beat are looking back at the trends and stories that defined the past 12 months. I engage [...]
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NYT’s Joe Nocera: 4 tips for not missing the next financial crisis
I asked Nocera to identify some of the mistakes made by journalists in covering the crisis and suggest how business [...]
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WashPost’s ombudsman, journalism watchdogs tackle errors
“A review of published corrections for the past three months shows that few days passed without a numbers error. I [...]
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Avoiding errors when using ‘largest,’ ‘costliest’ and other superlatives
Oldest, newest, costliest, largest, smallest, most corrupt, most ethical, most effective, least harmful… journalists often apply these superlatives to a [...]
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4 tips for reporting on medical and scientific studies
REGRET THE BUSINESS ERROR:  Business journalists are probably more comfortable inside a factory or boardroom instead of a laboratory or [...]
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