By JAN GOLDBERG
Careers in Journalism deals the entire details occupation seekers have to discover and select a occupation after which slim it all the way down to a role that fits them. The e-book offers an outline of journalism, outlines activity concepts, and exhibits tips on how to plan and get ready for a profession.
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Although investigative reporting is not a new phenomenon, it has been raised to the status of a fine art. Heading the list of eminent achievements in this area is the uncovering, discovering, and reporting of the Watergate scandal by Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein. In 1973, the Washington Post was awarded a Pulitzer Prize for outstanding work for the public good. " Both expos s showed that the power of the press is as strong today as it ever was. Page 15 With the addition of radio in 1916, sound movies in 1926, and television in 1939, three formidable media opponents entered the mass-communications market.
Seeking opportunities. Preparing for a job search. Surviving interviews. Taking tests. Following up. Building a career. Page ix Appendix A: Glossary 166 Appendix B: Professional Organizations 170 Appendix C: Recommended Reading and References 175 Appendix D: Journalistic Ethics 177 Appendix E: Useful Websites 178 Page x ABOUT THE AUTHOR Jan Goldberg's love for the printed page began well before her second birthday. Regular visits to the book bindery where her grandfather worked produced a magic combination of sights and smells that she carries with her to this day.
These assistants provide a great deal of important work. Manuscripts are read for errors in grammar, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, and viewpoint. Copy that does not flow properly is rewritten to make it smoother and more pleasing to the reader. Facts, names, and dates are verified, and manuscripts are checked for editorial policy. Great attention is given to detail and consistency in the manuscript. Necessary rewriting is completed, and assistance is provided with the page layouts of both articles and photographs.