There are no dumb questions, and other interviewing advice

Bulletin photos by Nadine El-Bawab  ‘This is not personal; we have questions to ask. I’m not trying to be a jerk, but I’m not trying...

All hail the hard-news lead

We all love a good yarn, a tale told with colorful detail and interesting characters who face challenges and change over time. For years, both...

Rezendes: Trust your hunches

 Bulletin photos by Avital Brodski Rezendes: Trust your hunches By Daniel McLoone Bulletin Correspondent Sometimes the best investigative stories are the ones that come from following a hunch,...

Watchdog reporters: How to dig deep for in-depth stories

Watchdog reporters: How to dig deep for in-depth stories By Nadine El-Bawab Bulletin Correspondent “Get closer to the big story using a series of small stories; by doing...

Keynote speaker Yunt: Papers’ survival depends on open minds, communication

By Alison Berstein Bulletin correspondent ‘If there’s one thing you walk away with today: Am I communicating as broadly, openly, effectively, as I need to...

Feifer: Get comfortable being uncomfortable, and live in permanent beta

Feifer: Get comfortable being uncomfortable, and live in permanent beta   By Rebekah Patton Bulletin Correspondent Technology has made news more accessible for today’s audiences. With technology,...

Customer satisfaction is key in digital marketing

Customer satisfaction is key in digital marketing By Alison Berstein Bulletin Correspondent “People know what they’re looking for; they just don’t know where to get it...

Speaker’s advice: Be your audience

By Alison Berstein Bulletin Correspondent David Woronoff has some simple advice about the newspaper industry: “If you break it down, ‘news’ is a lot more important...

Entrepreneurial speaker advocates changing jobs and embracing change

‘The people who I have found to be the sharpest and most interesting are people who have moved around a lot ... Conversely the...

Teaching an old(ish) dog …

Kevin Slimp Kevin Slimp is director of the Institute of Newspaper Technology. Email questions to him at kevin@kevinslimp.comI remember the first time I spoke in Chattanooga, Tenn....