Basics, Career tips, Investigation, SABEW
Workshops in how to detect corporate fraud and create data visualizations will be offered by the Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism at SABEW’s Annual Conference in Phoenix March 27-29.
Career tips, Free Training, SABEW
Data visualization is revolutionizing journalism, and on a business beat, where numbers often serve as a story’s backbone, understanding when and how to use this tool equips reporters with a highly marketable skill that also enhances their daily reporting. In this hands-on workshop March 28 during the SABEW Conference, you will discover how to create data visualizations by turning data and numbers into storytelling images.
Featured, Media | Advertising
If you love journalism, love newspapers, you’ll find this film, which is making its TV debut in the PBS December lineup, well worth your while. I can’t say you’ll enjoy it, but it is well worth the 83 minutes it will take to watch. One warning: It may renew your sense of pride and dash [...]
Featured, Melissa Preddy, Personal finance, Real estate | Econ development, Retail | Lifestyle
The last month of the year traditionally is a slow one for residential housing sales, as weather, holiday activity, travel and school breaks collide to make buying and selling houses a cumbersome task. But if you’re itching to do some sort of real estate story, why not find an angle in the booming multifamily market? Developers, [...]
Basics, Economy, Featured, Manufacturing | Large companies, Melissa Preddy, Personal finance, Story ideas
With various stock indices posting records recently, and stock strategists forecasting another bull run in 2014 , some Americans may be breathing a bit more easily about their golden-age prospects. Fidelity recent reported that the average 401(k) balances of its clients rose more than 11 percent year over year in the third quarter, to $84,300. Those [...]