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Our Industry Needs to Invest in Childcare, Especially for ConferencesPosted on
On the difficulty of journalism professionals arranging night and weekend care for their children and how employers, allies, conference conveners and other parents can help.
Fix Your Feedback LoopPosted on
The solution to the horse-race coverage trap that is all too easy for newsrooms to fall into is what Jay Rosen of NYU describes as the “citizens agenda” approach. This involves turning to the citizens themselves before starting down the campaign trail and making a commitment to cover the issues that matter the most to them.
How SRCCON Changed the Way I Teach JournalismPosted on
Attending SRCCON transformed my own perspective on teaching by demonstrating how popular education strategies benefit professional journalists—and you can also use these strategies in newsrooms and journalism.
Why National Editors Should Connect with Local Reporters
By Dana AmiherePosted on
How and why national news orgs should find local reporters to cover stories in their own communities.
Turn Your Critical Lens Inward
By Lindsay Muscato and Rachel SchallomPosted on
Our Q&A; with SRCCON:POWER speaker Rachel Schallom on why industry coverage matters.
Turn Your Critical Lens Inward, Pt. 2
By Ben Mullin and Lindsay MuscatoPosted on
SRCCON:POWER speaker Ben Mullin on why media organizations must have more transparency.
You Have the Power to Make Change Now
By Robert Hernandez and Lindsay MuscatoPosted on
SRCCON:POWER speaker Robert Hernandez on how horizontal loyalty can change how you perceive what’s possible.
More Tech Will Not Save Us from Disinformation
By Lindsay Muscato and Britt ParisPosted on
Britt Paris previews her talk on audiovisual fakes and tech’s hidden power structures.
We Are Never NeutralPosted on
SRCCON:POWER speaker Sara Wachter-Boettcher previews her upcoming talk.
Our Low-Stress Guide to Working Without an Editor
By Casey MillerPosted on
If you’re working without an editor, it’s important to build your own support system. Here’s a roundup of our best ideas and strategies, based on our SRCCON 2018 session.
Great Conference Sessions, the SRCCON Way
By Brent JonesPosted on
How can SRCCON session facilitators make the most of their time with participants, and help everyone get the most out of the conference? I talked with several people who have facilitated sessions about what went well, what surprised them, and what helped people get most engaged.
Rebuilding Ad Tech: Open Source, Publisher First
By Amanda Hicks and Aram Zucker-ScharffPosted on
A recap of our SRCCON session on how ad tech could be so much better.
SRCCON 2018 RecapPosted on
Notes and links to what happened at SRCCON 2018.
Hello from SRCCON 2018Posted on
SRCCON 2018 is about to begin.
Six Tips for Unionizing Your WorkplacePosted on
Unionizing 101, a SRCCON session preview.
Why a Kickoff Kit Makes Starting New Projects EasierPosted on
Aligning your team early can make all the difference.
Texting Your Audience is a Really Good IdeaPosted on
A SRCCON 2018 session about interacting with your listeners and readers through SMS.
Know Before You Go (to HR)Posted on
Knowing what HR can and can’t help you with—and what your rights are—will help you navigate the process.
How to Make Time
By Kaeti HinckPosted on
Pursuing a deeper understanding of our goals, motivations, and patterns can transform our work and our lives.
Salary and Benefits Negotiation for News Nerds
By Soo OhPosted on
How to negotiate a salary and benefits in the age of anxiety.