Archive for April, 2010

Journalism Next coming in electronic forms

Several people have asked if and when electronic versions of my new book, Journalism Next, might become available. The good news: fairly soon. Chris O’Brien, Marketing Manager of the College Publishing Group at CQ Press sent me this update yesterday: “The book is now in Amazon’s Kindle ingest process, which can take anywhere from two […]

NPR executing the ultimate distribution strategy

Still think NPR is a cute little public radio station? Think again. The same technology that brought Google Maps to so many websites – the Application Programming Interface (API) – is now enabling NPR to become a distribution juggernaut. The news organization distribute the same content in many forms to many destinations with hardly any […]

Journalism’s Next Generation: Working with Millennials

By Jake Batsell Landing a plum newsroom job straight out of college has never been an easy feat. But this year’s journalism graduates face a double-barreled challenge: an unusually stingy job market and a growing perception that their generation has a “lax work ethic,” as a Washington Post headline declared last week. The Post’s story […]