Economy

Financial journalists are top influencers

A new survey of financial journalists shows that as a whole, they are neutral at best and

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Seasonal story ideas: Spring’s impact on businesses

Ah, the sights, scents and sounds of spring:  Bare toes, charcoal lighter fluid and thumping bass from

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Who profits from the business of spring break?

With post-Mardi Gras headaches barely a thing of the past for Fat Tuesday revelers, it’s now

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From voucher vultures to TaskRabbits: tough times

There was a fascinating article in the New York Times the other day about the limits

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Looking for sources? Try HARO, ProfNet

For The New York Times, freelancer Eilene Zimmerman produced a quick-hit  look at five businesses that

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How will ongoing unemployment costs affect business

The monthly update to the national unemployment rate — the Department of Labor’s employment situation report

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Finding a new angle on a widely covered story

Alabama’s new, tough immigration law has generated lots of headlines, but that didn’t deter Elizabeth Dwoskin

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Affordable luxury: Spotting spending trends

It’s another one of those notions that seemingly popped up out of nowhere and suddenly is

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More on ‘man-on-the-street’ interviews: people as experts

Janet Cho of the Cleveland Plain Dealer emailed me another tip after reading yesterday’s post about

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Resources for journalists covering international business

In an increasingly globalized world, there’s a greater need for business coverage on an international scale. As

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