The question (posed this month by Donica Mensing, associate professor of journalism at the University of Nevada, Reno): “How do you spark innovation in your own thinking, your newsroom or classroom? What techniques do you recommend?”
Well, I’m game to tackle that one, having spent the last couple decades working within the realm of journalism innovation and reinvention of news for the digital era. Here are some of my tips for creating an innovative mindset. Apply them to yourself, and/or your team.