Basic Journalism

Basic Journalism


Land your first broadcast job with these tips for creating a resume reel

Reel Reporting offers workshops for job-seeking broadcast journalists, helping them to shoot their demo reels for prospective employers. Co-founder Stephanie Tsoflias offers a few tips here.   

Margaret Looney | February 09, 2015

Thomson Reuters seeks interns [Asia, Europe]

Trainees will be placed in newsrooms in London and several cities across Asia.

Online course on new Portuguese orthography open [Brazil]

Journalists and students can take a free course offered by Rede Senai.

Tips and tools for journalists to brand themselves

In the era of job cuts and the digital overtake of traditional media roles, it's becoming more important than ever for journalists to stand out.

Natasha Tynes | January 29, 2015

Web documentary workshop open [UK]

Journalists interested in interactive storytelling can enroll in this two-day course from the Centre for Investigative Journalism.

Five journalism opportunities to apply for in February

Looking to expand your journalism toolkit, take on a new beat or receive recognition for your work? Check out these promising courses, fellowships and competitions with deadlines in February. Each is open to journalists worldwide.

IJNet | January 22, 2015

Global business journalism program in China accepting applications [Worldwide]

The Tsinghua School of Journalism and Communication offers a master's degree designed to bring business journalism in China in line with top international reporting standards.

American Press Institute offers fellowship [US]

College students and recent graduates can apply for a summer fellowship to conduct research that advances innovation and sustainability in journalism.

Solutions Journalism Network launches free toolkit

Journalists can learn how to report on the solutions to a social issue, rather than reporting solely on the problem. 

Ashley Nguyen | January 14, 2015

Tribune newsrooms host training program [US]

Aspiring journalists and recent graduates can apply for the Metpro Training Program in the Chicago Tribune and the Los Angeles Times.