WiJ Seminar :So you want to be a journalist?
Thursday, 20 February 2014 from 18:30 to 21:30 (GMT)
London, United Kingdom
We will address the obstacles that face young journalists today and how to stand out in a competitive industry.
Journalism is changing and we want you to be part of it.
Chair: Kay Burley: Sky News anchor and Britain’s longest serving female newsreader
Krissi Murison: Sunday Times Magazine associate editor and first female editor of the NME: Fay Schelsinger: Award-winning journalist, now Times home news editor, formerly of the Daily Mail: Katie Hind: Sunday People showbiz editor who began her journalism career editing her university paper: Sue Ryan: Head of the Daily Mail trainee reporters' scheme and former Managing Editor of the Daily Telegraph: Alice Vincent: Founding member of Wannabe Hacks and arts and entertainment writer for the Telegraph: Jennifer Richardson: Award-winning journalist who quickly rose the ranks at Chemist + Druggist magazine to become the editor
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workshops. Her ‘How You Really Write a Blog’ (www.writetopromote.co.uk/blog) charts what works and what doesn’t when you’re starting out.
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