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On the opening day of SABEW’s spring 2014 conference in Phoenix, Gorkana released its second survey of financial journalists throughout the U.S. The 2014 findings show that there is ongoing optimism that the economy will continue to grow. In contrast to the 2012 Survey of Financial Journalists, the 2014 survey shows that while traditional media [...]
At only 22-years-old, one recent Arizona State University graduate has already accomplished what most professionals take years to achieve. Lauren Kyger has won the 2013 George Polk Award in Journalism for business reporting for her first major investigative project while interning with the Center for Public Integrity. “I was honestly shocked. I was really, really [...]
SABEW has announced winners in the 19th annual Best in Business competition. Bloomberg News and its related media outlets, including Bloomberg Markets, Bloomberg BusinessWeek and Bloomberg TV, led with 13 honors. The New York Times had eight honors; Reuters, seven; American Banker, six; and the Los Angeles Times and ProPublica had five honors each. FULL [...]
The Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism will award two $1,000 fellowships to attend the annual conference of the Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) in Phoenix March 27-29.
The Society of American Business Editors and Writers’ deadline for the first Larry Birger Young Business Journalist Award is Jan. 31, 2014. The winner will receive $500 and an expenses-paid trip to Phoenix where the award will be presented on March 29, 2014 at the SABEW Spring Conference. To qualify, applicants must be under 30 [...]
A former New York Times senior business correspondent and a former CNN Wall Street correspondent will be the Donald W. Reynolds Visiting Professors in Business Journalism for the spring semester at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University. Former Times airline and auto industry reporter Micheline Maynard and former [...]
Memo: To young journalists When I was your age, I walked 20 miles through the snow just to write obituaries for a small-town newspaper. Part of that statement is untrue. Consider it your first lesson: Skepticism. Seriously, if you’ve just started your first newspaper job, especially at a major metropolitan daily, you were most likely [...]