Jennifer Joseph

The Most Tales: Kevin Donovan

Kevin Donovan, investigative reporter at the Toronto Star, tells us about his most memorable moment as a journalist.  

 Ana Balmazovic

How To: Get a Source to Talk

How To: Get a Source to Talk

Kevin Donovan, an investigative reporter for the Toronto Star, shares his tips on how to get the most out of your sources.

Step 1 – Initial approach: “Go to their home, their office, call them … and then send an e-mail.” “Writing an e-mail is the last thing I would do. The personal touch is always better, although there are different approaches for different people. If your source is a government official, then you’ll have to send […]