Five Small Things That Have Made a Big Difference in Local Newsrooms: Lessons from Local, Part 1

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June 04, 2018 Enroll Now
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Course Overview

Title:
Five Small Things That Have Made a Big Difference in Local Newsrooms: Lessons from Local, Part 1
Type:
Webinar
Cost:
$19.95
Originally Broadcast On:
June 04, 2018
Time Estimate:
Thirty minutes for the main presentation and questions. Sometimes presenters stay longer to answer additional questions from participants.

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As newsrooms shrink, many are trying to do more with less. It's time to stop that madness and focus on doing the right things instead. The good news is that a handful of those things are easy, free and will help you get back to creating the kind of journalism you want to create.

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In This Series:

What Will I Learn:

How local newsrooms around the country have shifted their priorities and changed their workflows through some very easy changes.

Who Should Take this Course:

Anyone ready to make change fast.

Course Instructor:

Kristen Hare

Kristen Hare is the Knight Foundation reporter for local news innovation at Poynter. She previously worked as a staff writer with the St. Louis Beacon and as a features writer with the St. Joseph News-Press. Before that, Kristen spent two years in Guyana, South America, with the Peace Corps. Her stories have earned national honors, including the Darrell Sifford Memorial Prize in Journalism from the University of Missouri and first place wins from the Society for Features Journalism. Kristen lives outside Tampa, Fla., with her family.

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