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A comic treatment of a tragically broken process in journalism

Hearken

Newsrooms are still using processes and mental models designed for the pre-internet era, writes Hearken CEO Jennifer Brandel. “To put it frankly: those old processes aren’t working well in an age where individuals are empowered with access to seemingly-infinite content,” Brandel said. “And poorly-designed processes create inaccurate information and lead to misguided decisions which ultimately breaks the system.” Hearken, along with cartoon artist Jean Cochrane, rethink the journalism process through a comic.

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