Daily Archives: 22 February 2007

SUBRATA CHAKRAVARTY on business journalism

For long, the highest-ranked Indian journalist outside India, former Forbes managing editor Subrata N. Chakravarty offers compelling tips to sans serif readers on business journalism. Objectivity, he says, is overrated. Objectivity, he says, is overstated. Don’t be afraid of taking a contrarian stand. And don’t be afraid of taking a risk.

“If you’ve never been wrong on a story, you never took a risk. To lead the pack in analytical journalism you must sometimes stretch out on a limb.

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