Creating transparency beyond journalism

Transparency. In the journalism world we are hearing more and more about being transparent. A lot of the talk surrounding transparency has been how it can make journalism more credible and open. Does the reporter have a bias? Is the reporter somehow connected to the topic? What sources were used?  Can the community provide feedback? Is the reporter’s contact information available? Do we interact with our community? But does transparency also have ramifications outside of the journalism world? I think the answer is yes. This whole post is sparked by a mailing I received from my bank on Saturday. On Continue reading