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AP Style Rules: New Year’s Edition

Before filing your final end-of-year story, check out these Associated Press style guidelines. They’ll help you

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BIZ QUIZ: Test Your Domestic Manufacturing I.Q.

Getting American companies to reshore operations to the U.S. was a big topic in 2016, and continues to

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Skip the Hype and Dig into Reality

Hype is a constant issue in business. Companies indulge in it. PR reps dole it out

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Career Q&A: Matt Lait of the Los Angeles Times

Matt Lait is the city editor at the Los Angles Times and an adjunct instructor at

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How to Add Graphics and Videos to Community Business Stories

Business stories are inherently tough when it comes to visuals. The features section has it a

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5 Energy Reporters to Follow on Twitter

  As an energy reporter, Twitter is a great way to get a pulse on the

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Career Q&A: the Los Angeles Times’ Harriet Ryan

Harriet Ryan is a Bronze Award Winner of the Barlett & Steele Award for Investigative Journalism.

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Watch That Word Count! 6 Quick Tips for Editing Your Copy

Your 500-word assignment has ballooned to 750 words, and there’s no way to shorten it without destroying your

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Toast to the New Year with a Business Story on Champagne

Pop! Ringing in the New Year by uncorking a bottle of bubbly is a timeless tradition. If

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3 Key Financial Metrics Reporters Shouldn’t Miss

If you’re writing about a corporation, chances are you look for financial statements. Most reporters will

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