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Our very own Knight-Cronkite Professor of Practice in TV News Innovation Frank Mungeam sat down with TVNewsCheck to talk about what newsrooms can do differently to drive innovation and success. Frank teaches at Arizona State University’s Cronkite School of Journalism in Phoenix, and was previously the VP of digital audience engagement at TEGNA.

He spoke about the need to overhaul the morning meeting, getting rid of menial tasks, and mining the archives to create digital content. Read the entire interview by TVNewsCheck here.

And check out three of the local newsrooms experiments Frank has conducted for the Knight-Cronkite News Lab with Cronkite News students at the Cronkite School:

  • Want Newsroom Innovation? Start with a STOP List (Read here…)
  • In search of Swiss Army knives for news: Story formats to future-proof your newscast (Read here…)
  • How Simple Lists Can Improve Local Journalism (Read here…)
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