In Tegan’s experience effective communication is important for good quality data journalism. Whether on digital platforms, broadcast, radio, or print, using data should not detract from the main message. Tegan shares her experience, some tips and her favourite data journalism podcasts.
Tegan Bedser is a project manager for training and editorial projects at Media Hack Collective (MHC). She describes herself as a hybrid professional in the media and journalism space. What does this mean? For Tegan, it means being a bridge between the editorial, design, training and digital divisions in an organisation or newsroom. We interviewed Tegan about her journey into data journalism and her career history, and here’s what we can all learn from her.