Expectations are there for new hires and social media
career talk / social media

Expectations are there for new hires and social media

I know you’ve probably heard it here plenty of times, but the drumbeat for online journalism skills continues to grow louder from every professional journalist I’ve spoken to or listened to at a conference or workshop this year. When I was at the Mid-America Press Institute’s “Managing Change” workshop recently, one quote brought this back … Continue reading

Abandoning print at a community college: an adviser's progress report
College Media / management / Websites

Abandoning print at a community college: an adviser's progress report

Editor’s note: Mark Plenke wrote a message on the College Media Adviser’s Listserv about the transition to an online-only publication at Normandale CC. I invited him to revise and expand his comments and share them with readers who don’t have access to the listserv. This is the result. – Bryan By Mark Plenke Adviser, The … Continue reading

College Media News / hope for the future / innovation

Red & Black takes innovative print/online strategy to new level

The University of Georgia’s Red & Black (previously mentioned here and here and here) has long been an innovative campus media outlet. This semester, they’ve taken that innovation to a new level, abandoning their daily print product in favor of a weekly print/online hybrid and the addition of a monthly full-color magazine. You can see … Continue reading