‘Starting point’

If the story that staffer wrote today was the sole determinant of the staffer’s success, then editing it would be the manager’s most important job. But if the ultimate determinant of the staffer’s success is his progress over time, then the reason for editing today’s story becomes something more — a starting point for a good conversation with the staffer about asking better interview questions.

-Butch Ward ‘How are you helping your staff improve? Maybe you need a strategy‘ Poynter


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