Tag "beat basics"

How to Slide Into a New Business Beat

Some journalists stay on the same beat for so long you could swear the industry would

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Explaining Community News to Your Community

I was recently tapped by the Democratic Women of Monterey County (DWMC) to join their panel

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Oldies but Goodies: Tricks of the Trade for Community Reporters

In the season of mistletoe and plastic Santas, the commitment to a New Year’s resolution is

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The Business Profile Reconsidered

It’s tempting, I’ll admit it – churning out the business profile. The itch surfaces on the

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13 point-plan for getting up to speed on your new beat

Beat transitions have always been haphazard. At their best, the former beat reporter gives you her

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LA Times entertainment reporters on Covering Hollywood

A panel of journalists from the Los Angeles Times recently discussed what it’s like covering the

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Covering Real Estate: Avoiding traps, mistakes

By Jonathan Lansner In the day-to-day grind that is modern journalism – hour-to-hour for more than

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Covering Real Estate: Glossary of terms

Our popular business beat basics series is now available all in one place in ebook form

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Covering Real Estate: Resources, experts

By Jonathan Lansner A plethora of groups and companies track the real estate market. Since the

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Real Estate: Tips for finding standout stories

Our popular business beat basics series is now available all in one place in ebook form

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