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June 02, 2004

Beyond spin

Spin is the fog journalists have to pierce to do their job. But the fog is not always easy to disperse. For some tips on how to do the job in the age of the flacks, read Phil Dickie's useful two-parter, Getting past spin cycle at Phil is the author of The Road to Fitzgerald.
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October 13, 2003

Learning the PR dance

Mark Glaser at Online Journalism Review ( believes that "Learning the PR Dance Can Be Boon to Reporters and Flacks Alike". Certainly any journalist needs to know how to handle PR people and how to recognise spin when they meet it. The piece is at Worth a look.
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