The Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism has awarded two journalists a $1,000 fellowship each to attend the 50th annual conference of the Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) in Washington April 4-6.
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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 Washington April 4-6. This year marks SABEW’s historic 50-year anniversary. The Reynolds Center fellowship is open to full-time journalists who want to attend the center’s [...]
Fort Worth Star-Telegram’s Andrea Ahles, Box Cox, Gordon Dickson, Scott Nishimura and Mitchell Schnurman won a Society of American Business Editors and Writers Best in Business award last month for their day one coverage of American Airlines’ bankruptcy filing. The package included stories about the filing, the incoming CEO and labor unions. It became the [...]
Christopher Nelson, freelance journalist and graduate student at Georgetown University Law Center, came back from this year’s SABEW convention pumped up about journalism but wondering about what was missing. Nelson attended SABEW’s (Society of American Business Editors and Writers) annual convention in Indianapolis as one of two fellows sponsored by Donald W. Reynolds National Center [...]
A panel discussion at the Society of American Business Editors and Writers Annual Conference challenged a room of business journalist to expand their coverage of immigration reform. It’s a complex issue and a hot coverage topic that will continue to grow during the 2012 elections. The panel, which included Robert Harris, an immigration attorney based in Ohio, [...]
As baby boomers age, they become the target for industries ranging from health care to dietary supplements, and also an important business topic for financial reporters. Currently more than 5.7 million Americans, or 18.5 percent of the population, are older than age 60, according to 2010 Census data. During a session on the business of [...]
After facing several trying years battling the faltering U.S. economy, the outlook at Ford Motor Co. has a glimmer these days. And James Farley Jr., the company’s vice president for marketing, is part of an executive team that helped make it happen. From the company’s revamp of its overhead capacity numbers to a realization of [...]
Sarah Cohen is a rare breed: an economist turned Pulitzer-winning journalist. Now the Knight Professor at Duke University, she offered tips for journalists on making numbers meaningful for their audiences. She taught at a Reynolds Center-sponsored session at the SABEW Conference in Indianapolis.