Blinder: Newspapers rock, but the wow factor sells ads

By Alison Berstein, Bulletin Correspondent 'When you do your elevator pitch, the response better be "wow!" The secret to that is benefit-driven. You don't have readership, you...

Six essential steps to trend reporting

A major goal of news reporting is to keep readers abridged of things, so it makes sense that uncovering and understanding trends should be...

Obituaries

Larry Eldridge, former sports editor of Christian Science Monitor of BostonRichard Dudman, ended acclaimed 76-year career at Bangor (Maine) Daily NewsHenry G. Francis, former news editor for then-Boston...
Ed Henninger design

Taking a closer look at your design: Part 1

Ed Henninger Design ED HENNINGER is an independent newspaper consultant and the director of Henninger Consulting. Website: www.henningerconsulting.com Phone: (803) 327-3322 WANT A FREE evaluation of your newspaper’s design? Just...

Panel urges journalists to stand up to Trump, and for the First...

By Katherine Isbell, Bulletin Correspondent Panelists for the convention session on “The next four years and the press” were, from left, Carolyn Lumsden, Bill Ketter, Asma Khalid,...
Kevin Slimp technology

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...

Registration is open for the 2018 New England Newspaper Conference

Registration is now open for the annual New England Newspaper Conference and awards luncheon, which will take place on Thursday, October 11 at the...

Reporting on sexual assault requires diligence, caution

By Julia Hutchins Bulletin Correspondent Sexual assault has become an increasingly prevalent topic in the news, especially with the current #metoo movement. That doesn’t make it...

At the Supreme Court, a day of infamy for religious freedom

Inside the First Amendment June 21, 2018 At the Supreme Court, a day of infamy for religious freedom By Charles C. Haynes June 26, 2018 will be long...
Jim Stasiowski, writing coach

Staying a step ahead of your editors

Jim Stasiowski Writing Writing coach Jim Stasiowski welcomes your questions or comments. Call him at (775) 354-2872 or write to: 2499 Ivory Ann Drive Sparks, Nev. 89436.A recent enjoyable email...