Source:975Greg Borowski, Lawan Hamilton, George Papajohn, Amy Pyle
Affiliation:Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Scripps Washington Bureau, Chicago Tribune, The Center for Investigative Reporting
Three news pros discuss the advantages of teamwork in investigative reporting. Topics will include various approaches to building investigative teams, both permanent I-teams and temporary SWAT-style teams, and panelists will detail their inside secrets for avoiding exclusivity and jealousy. Discussion also will center on how to get the benefits of a team when one is not possible, including in smaller news operations, by fostering collaboration and hiring for complementary skills.