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Data Visualization: A Hands-On Primer for Business Journalists: Self-guided training
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Data Visualization: A Hands-On Primer for Business Journalists: Self-guided training

By on Apr 01, 2014

This training was originally held during the Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) Spring Conference in Phoenix, March 27, 2014.

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Data Journalism 101: Self-guided training
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Data Journalism 101: Self-guided training

The free, two-part webinar, Data Journalism 101, was originally held Oct. 22-23, 2013. Data Journalism 101 was later held as a three-hour, hands-on workshop at the Excellence in Journalism Conference in Nashville on Sept. 4, 2014. Materials for that session are listed below. Michael J. Berens won the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Reporting, and […]

New deadline: July 1 for Knight Community Information Challenge
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New deadline: July 1 for Knight Community Information Challenge

There are just 10 days left to apply for the Knight Community Information Challenge. Foundation directors Susan Patterson, programs, and Bahia Ramos, community foundations, put together a 5-point Q&A to help potential applicants during these final days. The deadline is June 1. Update: The challenge deadline has been extended to July 1, 2013 Five things […]

California's Cap-and-Trade Law - What You Need to Know: Self-guided training
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California’s Cap-and-Trade Law – What You Need to Know: Self-guided training

The free webinar, “California’s Cap-and-Trade Law — What You Need to Know,” took place Oct. 29, 2012.

California’s cap-and-trade program to limit carbon emissions economywide kicks into high gear in 2013, and the first auction of greenhouse gas allowances is set for Nov. 14, 2012. Tune into this hourlong session with UCLA economist Matthew Kahn on what you need to know about this new initiative, part of California’s Global Warming Solutions Act (Assembly Bill 32, or AB 32).

The Business of Me: Self-guided training
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The Business of Me: Self-guided training

The pre-UNITY Convention workshop, “The Business of Me,” was originally held Aug. 1, 2012.

Mark S. Luckie, Twitter’s creative content manager for journalism and the media, offers tips for professional branding and marketing, pitching ideas, as well as financial and time management. Learn five key action items to advance your career as an entrepreneur.

Social Media friending
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Social media ethics for journalists: Part 1, the dilemma

The rise of social media raises a host of questions for business journalists, both in our personal actions and how we do our jobs. Should you “like” the Facebook page of a company you cover so you’re alerted to announcements and can connect with customers as possible sources? Or is that somehow an endorsement that […]

Getting LinkedIn -- Sourcing through Social Networking: Self-guided training
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Getting LinkedIn — Sourcing through Social Networking: Self-guided training

The one-hour webinar, “Getting LinkedIn — Sourcing through Social Networking,” took place Feb. 28, 2012. | At the bottom of this page, you’ll find links to complete the self-guided training. Led by the Reynolds Center’s digital director, Robin J. Phillips, this free training gives you tips for getting started with LinkedIn and utilizing its large […]

Digital Efficiency for Business Journalists - 36 Tips to Tame Info Overload: Self-guided training
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Digital Efficiency for Business Journalists – 36 Tips to Tame Info Overload: Self-guided training

The free workshop, “Digital Efficiency for Business Journalists — 36 Tips to Tame Info Overload,” was originally held at City University New York (CUNY) on Oct. 13. This afternoon training was hosted by the Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW), and preceded their annual Fall Conference.

Be a Better Business Watchdog -- CAR for Business Journalists: Self-guided training
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Be a Better Business Watchdog — CAR for Business Journalists: Self-guided training

The free workshop, “Be a Better Business Watchdog — CAR for Business Journalists,” was originally held at the University of Washington, Sept. 13, 2011 in Seattle. Please Note: The CAR PowerPoint, along with the general CAR guide and Excel Filters and Pivot Tables handouts, below were all updated for the “CAR for Business Journalist” workshop, […]