Monthly Archives: August 2011

Being Brutal with the Red Pen

August 17, 2011 Tags:, , ,

Last week I said there are Three Simple Rules for Better Broadcast Writing. And yes, they are simple. No rule has more than ten words. Each rule is straightforward. Each is easy to understand. I also said the simplicity was deceptive. The deception comes not in learning the rules, but rather in sticking to them.Continue Reading

Last week I said there are Three Simple Rules for Better Broadcast Writing. And yes, they are simple. No rule...
by Paul Skolnick, read more

Resumes for Broadcast Journalists

August 17, 2011 Tags:, , , , , ,

“While job security is a thing of the past, one of the best ways to manage your career is to document your job-related success starting with the 10 questions listed above.”

"While job security is a thing of the past, one of the best ways to manage your career is to...
by Susan Geary, read more

After the Fall! And, I did FALL!

August 15, 2011

Last Tuesday night just an hour before our newscast, I took a nasty fall. Literally, I was walking along the sidewalk toward a man I had interviewed earlier. I tumbled, went airborne and BAM I hit the concrete! I hurt my hip and my elbow. I’m okay. No broken bones. Just a bad boo-boo orContinue Reading

Last Tuesday night just an hour before our newscast, I took a nasty fall. Literally, I was walking along the...
by Hal Eisner, read more