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“I keep hearing stories about her being a great mentor to many a young fledgling producer. To me, that willingness to actively think about the next generation of producers is shorthand for proper leadership.”
One of public radio’s leading internal critics answers the question: What would he do if he were running NPR?
“Until the mastheads at the top of organizations understand how critical this reporting is for our democracy, it’s not going to change.” Alicia W. Stewart
Not in the rote, paperwork-and-process sense of HR. Newsrooms aren’t good enough at finding, using, and improving the talents of their staffs.
The senior vice president of strategy at News Corp has some ideas about how to determine how outlets are really managing the disruption of their businesses — and newsrooms.
Five journalism professors from historically black colleges and universities will participate in a program also aimed at increasing newsroom diversity.
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