7 Signs You’re a Reporter Covering a Meeting or event

1. You came prepared

That means getting and reading agendas and research

And coming with story ideas so you can tell yourself…

And you tell your editor what to expect out of this meeting so you’re in sync.

Dress appropriately

2. You came early

It can feel like this…

But when you make connections it’ll feel like this.

3. You actually went

Even when you think there isn’t a story

Your sources know there’s a story and are thinking…

4. You’re actively listening/note taking

And this

5. Be Tweeting

So your readers and followers will be like

6. You Follow Up




If a meeting ends and you feel like…

You can always ask questions until it hits you.

7. You took notes in a lesson about covering meetings


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