Covid-19 and bushfires have put the media into high relief as both old and new sources of information saturate us with news and views. In four blogs, PETER CHRISTOPHER, a journalist and media executive for 40 years, offers some insight into how to navigate what can be treacherous waters.
MEDIA – HOW TO AVOID THE PITFALLS
THIS first blog lists dangers of the new media and offers advice on how to recognise them
MEDIA – UNDERSTANDING YOUR RESPONSIBILITY
THE second in the series looks at the responsibility you have when engaging with the new media.
MEDIA – WHY IT’S A NEW CHALLENGE
THE third piece offers background to help you understand the changes and disruption that’s challenging all media … and how and why they impact you.
MEDIA – IT’S PERSONAL
In this, the fourth in a series, we look at why it’s hard to avoid 24/7 crisis coverage and the impact it has on you.