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Young Kansas publisher quickly learns secrets of success

When Tommy Thomason invited me to spend a couple of days at the Texas Center for Community Journalism a few months ago, I was...
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What to believe about the state of newspapers

Kevin Slimp, commentary Kevin Slimp is chief executive officer of newspaperacademy.com and director of The Newspaper Institute. Contact Kevin at kevin@kevinslimp.comI don’t know about you, but my life...
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Increasing Efficiency

There’s a question I get asked a lot by friends, colleagues and audience members at conferences. There are variations, but they all go something like,...
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From the Slimp mailbag …

Kevin Slimp Kevin Slimp is director of the Institute of Newspaper Technology. Email questions to him at kevin@kevinslimp.comConvention season has been a lot of fun for...
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Selling yourself to sell ads

Kevin Slimp Kevin Slimp is director of the Institute of Newspaper Technology. Email questions to him at kevin@kevinslimp.com“We need to find ways to give our staff...
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Kevin Slimp Kevin Slimp is director of the Institute of Newspaper Technology. Email questions to him at kevin@kevinslimp.com At the 21st session of the Newspaper Institute last...
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Time traveling

Kevin Slimp Kevin Slimp is director of the Institute of Newspaper Technology. Email questions to him at kevin@kevinslimp.comSo much to write about, so little space. It’s been...
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Kevin picks five papers

Kevin Slimp Kevin Slimp is director of the Institute of Newspaper Technology. Email questions to him at kevin@kevinslimp.com Kevin answers reader’s question: “Who is doing things right?” Community...
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Common Traits

What do successful newspapers have in common? I really didn’t expect to do much traveling this summer but plans don’t always work out as...
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Mighty Unusual Time

Have we ever experienced a time like this in the news business? I’ve been noticing a couple of patterns lately, and I wonder if you...