Industry has changed. Public no longer willing to take whatever content we dish out. Employers no longer willing to take whatever schools dish out.
What do you bring to the table that X doesn’t? Why should I send you to china? How is it important to our readers?
Last three jobs didn’t exist before I had them
Myers Briggs? Listening preferences?
What do you read? Too many of you like the design and technology but not enough the actual news.
Don’t print it online if you’re not sure, any more than you would in print. Vultee study
Skills journalits need in a digital era
Skills journalists need in aDigital EraTeresa SchmeddingAssistant Managing Editor, Daily Herald Media GroupPresident, American Copy Editors Societytschmedding@dailyherald.com @tschmeddingClasses you should take to get a job nowand a better job in 5 years
Marketing You’ll need to market yourself to get hired You’ll need to market yourself to getpromoted You’ll need to market your work
Strategic planning, budgeting,business plans You’ll need to plan your career You’ll need to justify spending on projects,hires, purchases, innovations You’ll need to justify the expense for yourstaff or yourself
Public speaking, debate You’ll need to speak up in meetings You’ll need to be able to make presentations You’ll need to be able to win arguments,handle public conflicts
Business psychology You’ll need to be successful with crazy andsane bosses You’ll need to be successful with crazy andsane co-workers You’ll need to be successful with crazy andsane employees You’ll need to make your crazy or sane selfsuccessful
Outside the classroom You’ll need to know what’s happening inyour industry You’ll need to be ahead of the curve, notbehind You’ll need to be smarter, faster, smarter
Accuracy, quality rules Basic rules on accuracy and verificationstand regardless of platform Standard of completeness may change Without credibility, our words aremeaningless
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