Fatima Hussein, Jobs and workplace reporter at The Cincinnati Enquirer, J.D.
What distinguishes a good journalist from a great journalist?
Being rigorous about everything. In this day and age, it's easy to overlook details but those details really matter. A good journalist can find a story and write it up. A great journalist verifies sources and information.
In other words, a great journalist values accuracy over speed.

Also, if you think you're a great journalist, you probably aren't. Humility and a willingness to admit the things you don't know is also an important part of the job.
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