Standards

We have them. 

But in case you wanted a more in-depth understanding of what we require of our staff, take a gander at our ethical & professional standards below.

Ethical & Professionalism Standards

The following are principles of the behavior we exhibit and expect from all of our staff from our contributors to our CEO. No compromises, no excuses.

Integrity. We will do the right thing especially when no one’s watching.

Honesty. All work is truthful and will be credited to the correct sources.

Respect. Every person will be treated with respect and honor, no matter what.

Ethics. All content and representation of our organization abides by the ethical code of SPJ and RTDNA.

Accountability. Every person takes responsibility for all work they produce and approve. We do not place blame; we take ownership of all mistakes and issue corrective action.

As a professional news organization, we abide by all ethical standards set by the Society of Professional Journalists and the Radio Television Digital News Association.

If you would like to report any unethical behavior please contact angelam@centralfloridafocus.com.