Nation Rocked By January Jobs Report

We live in a strange America now. On the one had we are suffering from nearly lifeless job growth, and yet startup companies are popping up all over the country in cities like New Orleans, Washington D.C. and Los Angeles. The latest U.S. Jobs Report breaks down all the numbers. In any event, we know […]

This Month in Media News

It’s the end of the month so it’s time to recap some of the stories you may have missed: The Columbia Journalism Review had a rather interesting blog post commenting on ZDNet’s post about printing and things that are making offset printing obsolete. Lauren Kirchner’s “Don’t Get Your Printing Advice from a Printer Manufacturer” is […]

This Week in Media News 4/25 – 4/30

Back again! Here’s media news you may have missed this week: Edmund Lee from AdAge has a great post about papers/publishers using “content mills” to supplement their news and opinion articles. Demand Studios and Associated Content are mentioned: More Publishers Trying Outsourced Journalism Thomas K. Zellers talks about: Paper or Pixels? NewsCorp is taking steps to […]

This Week in Media News 3/31 – 4/4

Happy Easter FWJ crew! If you don’t celebrate Easter then, of course, happy Sunday. It’s been good week in media news: Where are the Women? – Alicia Shepard asks an all important question about NPR & it’s diversity or lack of in some areas. A dangerous assignment gone really, really bad -“Paul Raffaele, a top […]

This Week in Media News

There was a lot of media news this week from trouble at the New York Times to The Plain Dealer’s ethics quandry, here’s my weekly recap. New York Times Staffers Furious Over The Huge Raise Executives Gave Themselves – Gillian Reagan reports for Business Insider the $12 million in executive bonuses the paper paid out […]

Men's Vogue Hits It from the Back…

Industry News You Can Use: Memo Pad reports: In order to save Men’s Vogue after shrinking the pub dates to twice a year, Conde’ Nast is going to put the Spring issue of Men’s Vogue on the back of the April issue of women’s Vogue. Media Week reports: Country home is folding with the March […]