Community Business Journalism

Small Business Saturday Story Ideas

The day after Thanksgiving is an almost-official holiday devoted to spending money, primarily at large corporate-owned

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Download Our New E-book: Survive and Thrive in a Shrinking Newsroom

Newspapers have undergone massive changes for more than a decade. Those changes affect everyone in the business,

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Survive and Thrive in a Shrinking Newsroom, Part 5

After 23 years of reporting from such far-flung spots as Rochester,  San Francisco and Hong Kong, Amy

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Real Estate Update: 7 Great Reads

The housing market typically wakes up in March and remains hyper-active until the end of August. Bone

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Survive and Thrive in a Shrinking Newsroom, Part 4

After 23 years of reporting from such far-flung spots as Rochester,  San Francisco and Hong Kong, Amy

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Back-to-School Shopping: 3 Business Story Angles

Students are heading back to school within the next month, and local business story angles abound. Here’s

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Survive and Thrive in a Shrinking Newsroom, Part 3

After 23 years of reporting from such far-flung spots as Rochester,  San Francisco and Hong Kong, Amy

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Urbanism: Business Journalist’s Briefing

Until recently, the growth of American cities was largely a suburban story. It developed in response to urban

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Interest Rates and Your Readers: 3 Story Ideas

A quarter-percentage-point here, a quarter-percentage-point there. The Federal Reserve has been raising short-term interest rates so

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Survive and Thrive in the Shrinking Newsroom, Part 2

After 23 years of reporting from such far-flung spots as Rochester,  San Francisco and Hong Kong, Amy

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