Global economic crisis: Are you affected?
As newsrooms restructure to adapt to the digital age, journalists are being hit hard by the world economic crisis. While experienced reporters are being laid off, journalists entering the profession face an ever-tightening job market.
Even the Associated Press, a safe haven for foreign correspondents, recently announced it is planning to cut 10 percent of its global staff over the next year because of low revenues and the decline of newsrooms, according to AP CEO Tom Curley.
Has the economic crisis affected you or journalists in your country? If so, what do you plan to do next? What are your strategies to survive as a journalist in the midst of a world recession?