Be polite, persistent in seeking public records

Public records quest calls for polite, firm, persistent touch  By Nadine El-Bawab Bulletin Correspondent Often, government offices are unwilling to give out records to reporters even when that...

Photographers: Present best work, ‘tell the story’

Photographers advised to present only ‘the good stuff,’ ‘tell the story’ By Leila Habib Bulletin Correspondent “Who are y’all?” Within moments of entering the room, those attending Robert Holt...

Podcasts enhance newspaper content

Podcasts can – and should – enhance newspaper content   By Rebekah Patton Bulletin Correspondent In the push to expand storytelling beyond print, podcasting has become increasingly...

At NESNEs, press watchdog role praised

At NESNE awards, speaker lauds watchdog role of press By Alastair Pike Bulletin Correspondent Scott Allen, assistant managing editor for projects at The Boston Globe, said Bob Woodward...

Leveraging print stories with podcasts

Podcasting can leverage traditional print storytelling By Jess DeWitt Bulletin Staff Christopher Goffard has spent the better part of his 22-year career as a print reporter and staff...

Inviting uncomfortable ideas for new products

Uncomfortable ideas sought at session designed to develop new products for newspapers Rebekah Patton Bulletin Correspondent Continuing a theme from his earlier keynote speech, Jason Feifer,...

Sharpening copy editor skills

Math can be as powerful in journalism as grammar By Jess DeWitt Bulletin Staff Grammar is underrated, and is the road map to writing, according to John...

How to cover the disability beat more ably

How journalists can cover the disability beat more ably By Julia Hutchins Bulletin Correspondent Race and gender issues might be the more hot-button topics, but disabled people are...

A slick way to add $$: Add glossy mags

A slick way to add revenue at newspapers: Add glossy mags  By Nadine El-Bawab Bulletin Correspondent Al Getler, division sales manager at Advantage Newspaper Consultants in Burlington, Vt.,...

Digital marketing services complement newspaper offerings

Digital marketing services can help newspapers help their advertising clients By Alastair Pike Bulletin Correspondent Facebook and Google are projected to have captured more than 60 percent of...