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Books on Business Journalism by Business Reporters

Business journalists often become experts in their particular field of study with their years of work

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Learn business beat basics with Mark Tatge’s book

When Mark Tatge began teaching business journalism students three years ago at Ohio University, he realized

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A seasonal potpourri of business feature ideas

If you’re ready for a break from housing, jobs and oil-spill stories, here’s a potpourri of

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Tips for the accidental financial journalist

By Pam Luecke So you’ve been assigned to the business beat. Congratulations! Many a fine financial

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Private tutoring firms fill gaps from school budgets

Even as many K-12 students are counting down the month or so left in the school

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Mapping your way to better stories

By Joe Grimm Some reporters pan for the nuggets on their beat. Others use maps to

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WSJ looks at company buying defunct business names

The Wall Street Journal continues its series “The Road Back” looking at a company that purchased

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Inquirer finds higher unemployment in affluent areas

Business writer Jane M. Von Bergen of The Philadelphia Inquirer writes about unemployment among those in the area’s

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Backgrounding people and businesses

Jaimi Dowdell, training director for IRE, recommended that you have a strategy when it comes to

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Daylight savings time has fiscal pros and cons

Hard to believe that most of us in the United States will spring our clocks forward

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