A new guide to help you verify digital content from any source

Verifying facts before publishing a news story is one of the cornerstones of trusted behaviour that we have traditionally expected from the mainstream media. Even in the disruption of traditional sources of news over the past decade – with the rise of social media, of newer sources of news and information that compete with the […]

On a digital roll at the FT

If you want evidence that digital and print publications can live together very nicely in the midst of continuing change and declines in circulations and advertising revenues for printed newspapers, look no further than the Financial Times. In July 2012, the paper reported that, for the first time, digital subscriptions had surpassed print subscriptions. And […]

Inside PR joins the FIR Podcast Network

In April 2006, we were delighted to find a pair of experienced, smart and articulate Canadian communicators had launched a new communications-focused podcast. Inside PR, with Terry Fallis and David Jones – both of whom worked at the time for Thornley Fallis Public Relations in Toronto – took an agency-centric (and uniquely Canadian) approach to […]