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“I’m rubbish with technology” – an excuse that doesn’t cut it any more

Wall Mural in Yellow Springs, Ohio - image by UGArdener

Rubbish with *which* technology? Image by UGArdener

Last week when I wrote about things you should never say in a newsroom I really wanted to add this one. But I decided it deserved a whole post of its own. I’m talking about people who say…

“I’m rubbish with technology”?

People actually do say this in newsrooms – particularly when they want someone else to do something for them.

But that old excuse is wearing a bit thin now. And it’s time to put a stop to it. Continue reading