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How a Smart Social Media Strategy Drives Business (40 minutes)
Posted Dec 18, 2009
  Vivian Schiller on the Future of Media (13 minutes)
Posted Dec 7, 2009
Building community and allowing your users to create and distribute content is all in the interest of a robust bottom line. Hear why the new social initiative is working, and how you can wrap it into your strategy.  more details

Advertising & Marketing, Career, New Media, Social Media, User-Generated Content, Ugcx
  Vivian Schiller understands communication and community. We ask her to discuss her transition to NPR, social media and radio, her predictions for the future of media, and her personal secrets for success.  more details

Career, Digital Media & Tech, TV, Film & Video, Npr, Radio, New Media, Social Media, User-Generated Content, Direct Access
 
Community Management: Advice from Yelp's Miriam Warren (7 minutes)
Posted Dec 2, 2009
  Breaking Into Public Relations (9 minutes)
Posted Nov 13, 2009
Miriam Warren understands the power of the community. We ask her to discuss her success at Yelp, how to get started writing online, and careers in community management.  more details

Career, User-Generated Content, Community Management, Ugcx, Direct Access
  PR is a great field for career changers and versatile new grads. Let PR Newser's Jason Chupick give you the goods on the skills you'll need to succeed and how to get your career in gear.  more details

Career, Digital Media & Tech, Public Relations, Crash Course
 
Building a Media Business Through User Content and Engagement (44 minutes)
Posted Nov 12, 2009
  10 Public Speaking Tips with Joel Schwartzberg (12 minutes)
Posted Nov 5, 2009
Kate Thorpe of Real Girls Media Network explains the new relationship between content and advertising online in her lively talk at Mediabistro's UGCX conference.  more details

Career, Digital Media & Tech, User-Generated Content, Recorded Event, Entrepreneurship, Community Management, Ugcx
  Whether you're preparing to go on camera, speak on a panel, or head into an interview or meeting, you need to be confident and self-assured. We can help.  more details

Public Relations, Media Training, Crash Course, Public Speaking
 
InDesign Life Changers (53:58)
Posted Oct 28, 2009
  Trademark Essentials for Graphic Designers (39:51)
Posted Oct 23, 2009
Publication designer Joseph Caserto introduces InDesign features that altered his professional life forever.  more details

Career, Color, Collateral, Indesign, Layout, Magazine Design, Software Tips, Adobe Creative Suite 4
  Shel Perkins breaks down intellectual property law for creatives. This tutorial answers the following questions (among others): What constitutes trademark infringement?  more details

Career, Digital Media & Tech, Creativity, Branding, Marketing, Promotion, Client Relations, Business Issues, Project Management
 
Breaking into Online Media (7 minutes)
Posted Oct 1, 2009
  Breaking Into Design (7 minutes)
Posted Sep 29, 2009
Everyone lives on the web. Why not work there too? Online media is a rapidly growing field with tons of opportunity: we'll tell you about the skills you'll need to get started.  more details

Digital Media & Tech, New Media, Career, Crash Course, Next-Generation Journalist
  These days, designers need serious skills. Our expert will lead you through some of the steps to help you get started as a designer in a tough economy.  more details

Design & Photo, Design, Career, Crash Course
 
Breaking Into Broadcast (7 minutes)
Posted Sep 29, 2009
  Breaking Into Magazines (8 minutes)
Posted Sep 25, 2009
Dream of being a TV news reporter or even an anchor? Our expert will fill you in on current trends in broadcast media and provide some great tips on how to be competitive in a tough market.  more details

TV, Film & Video, Broadcast, Crash Course, Next-Generation Journalist
  Interested in the magazine business? Sure, lots of those glossy pages are turning into pixels, but there are opportunities for versatile candidates to do well. Check out our expert advice.  more details

Journalism, Newspapers, Career, Crash Course, Next-Generation Journalist
 
Breaking Into Newspapers (8 minutes)
Posted Sep 22, 2009
  Producing Online Entertainment Content (1 hour, 22 minutes)
Posted Sep 14, 2009
It's not all bad news in the papers these days - solid skills in writing and reporting can still pay off, even if your byline is online. Learn more from our experts.  more details

Career, Newspapers, Online Media, Next-Generation Journalist
  Video on the web is red-hot right now. Our panel tackles the big questions: How do you make great online video? Then how do you make money from your work?  more details

Advertising & Marketing, Career, Digital Media & Tech, New Media, Online Video, Online Ads, Recorded Event
 
Pitch Slam 1-on-1: Prevention (23 minutes)
Posted Feb 4, 2008
  Pitch Slam 1-on-1: Latina (22 minutes)
Posted Dec 5, 2007
Prevention is the #1 healthy lifestyle magazine brand, and Executive Editor Courtenay Smith is looking for smart, science-based pieces with personality.  more details

Career, Journalism, Magazines, Freelancing, Pitching, Pitch Slam
  Latina is looking for freelancers for features as well as front-of-the book service pieces. How do you land a big story?  more details

Career, Journalism, Magazines, Freelancing, Pitching, Pitch Slam
 
Pitch Slam 1-on-1: Cookie (27 minutes)
Posted Nov 14, 2007
  The Secrets Behind Book Publishing (1 hour, 43 minutes)
Posted Oct 2, 2007
Cookie editor-in-chief Pilar Guzman likes two of three of our writer's pitches - but which ones?  more details

Career, Journalism, Magazines, Freelancing, Pitching, Pitch Slam
  Editors from Knopf, HarperCollins, Random House, and The New York Times Book Review join agents Henry Dunow and Gail Hochman to discuss the secrets behind books publishing. Moderated by author Susan Shapiro.  more details

Career, Creative Writing, Publishing, Pitching, Editing, Recorded Event
 
The Future of Design (1 hour, 24 minutes)
Posted Sep 5, 2007
  Pitch Slam 1-on-1: Esquire (32 minutes)
Posted Jul 23, 2007
Designers discuss challenges and opportunities in an expanding market.  more details

Career, Digital Media & Tech, New Media, Recorded Event
  Esquire articles editor David Katz meets with four writers who want to break into the award-winning magazine.  more details

Career, Creative Writing, Journalism, Magazines, Pitching, Pitch Slam
 
Pitch Slam 1-on-1: Food & Wine (28 minutes)
Posted Jun 1, 2007
  Pitch Slam 1-on-1: Redbook (20 minutes)
Posted May 21, 2007
Food & Wine editor-in-chief Dana Cowin wants to hear trend-driven pitches from four writers. Can they deliver?  more details

Career, Creative Writing, Journalism, Magazines, Pitching, Pitch Slam
  Redbook editor-in-chief Stacy Morrison sits down with four writers eager to break into this general interest magazine for women in "the grown-up stage of life," and offers feedback on their story ideas.  more details

Career, Creative Writing, Journalism, Magazines, Pitching, Pitch Slam
 
Breaking into Sports Journalism (1 hour, 35 minutes)
Posted Apr 24, 2007
  Editors on Truth Serum (57 minutes)
Posted Jan 29, 2007
Editors and writers from ESPN The Magazine, The New York Times, Deadspin.com, and The Wall Street Journal discuss how to maneuver the sports beat and write great stories without ever using the phrase "110 percent."  more details

Career, Journalism, TV, Film & Video, Sports, Pitching, Blogging, Recorded Event
  Editors from Jane, Men's Journal, Redbook, Slate.com CosmoGIRL!, and Departures discuss the nuts and bolts of their profession.  more details

Career, Journalism, Magazines, Editing, Recorded Event
 
From Blogger to Author: How Bloggers Get Book Deals, and What This Means for Publishing (1 hour, 18 minutes)
Posted Dec 1, 2006
  Get Noticed on Wikipedia (18 minutes)
Posted
Authors Julie Powell, Maxwell Gillingham-Ryan, Michael Malice, and Robert Rummel-Hudson join literary agent Kate Lee and editor Laura Mazer to discuss how blogs can turn into lucrative book deals.  more details

Advertising & Marketing, Career, Creative Writing, Digital Media & Tech, Promotion, Blogging, Recorded Event, For Authors
  Find out how to increase and influence your web presence on the world's largest encyclopedia.  more details

Career, Promotion, New Media, Crowdsourcing, Crash Course, Intermediate
 
Web 2.0 Terms Every Media Professional Should Know (21 minutes)
Posted
  Pitch Slam 1-on-1: OK! (22 minutes)
Posted
Behind the latest buzzwords are business strategies you can use. With Columbia Journalism dean Sree Sreenivasan.  more details

Career, Business, New Media, Social Media, Intro, Crash Course
  OK! editor-in-chief Sarah Ivens takes pitches from three writers with ideas for the stateside version of the U.K.'s best-selling weekly celebrity magazine, which is interested in hearing from anyone with access to big names.  more details

Career, Creative Writing, Journalism, Magazines, Pitching, Pitch Slam
 
Pitch Slam 1-on-1: Ladies' Home Journal (36 minutes)
Posted
  Fact-Checking (18 minutes)
Posted
Four writers try to sell Ladies Home Journal editor-in-chief Diane Salvatore story ideas for the modern version of a venerable magazine with lots of room for freelancers.  more details

Career, Creative Writing, Journalism, Magazines, Pitching, Pitch Slam
  How to work with writers and editors, mark up copy, and track down information and sources.  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, Career, Magazines, Publishing, Copy Editing, Editing, Research, Crash Course, Intermediate
 
Web 3.0 Conference: Evolution: It's a Process (1 hour, 12 minutes)
Posted
  Media Life Skills: Tame Your In-Box (10 minutes)
Posted
Keynote speaker Christine Connors outlines the past, present and future of the semantic web.  more details

Career, Recorded Event, Web 3.0, Semantic Web
  We'll teach you the best practices for handling your email inbox so you can work more efficiently and enhance your digital life.  more details

Career, New Media, Email, Intro, Crash Course, Communications, Personal Development
 
Media Life Skills: Write Better Email (10 minutes)
Posted
  Be A Blog Star, Pt. 1 (16 minutes)
Posted
Email is a great way to correspond, when it works. We'll show you the best tips and strategies for clear, concise communications, and how to make the most of your time on email.  more details

Career, New Media, Email, Intro, Crash Course, Communications, Personal Development
  How to drive site traffic, with Brian Williams, Jeff Jarvis, Brian Stelter, and friends.  more details

Career, Creative Writing, Blogging, Social Media, Crash Course, Intermediate
 
Be A Blog Star, Pt. 2 (14 minutes total)
Posted
  When Life Throws You A Curve: When Industry Changes Affect Your Career (43 minutes)
Posted
How to drive site traffic, with Brian Williams, Jeff Jarvis, Brian Stelter, and friends.  more details

Career, Creative Writing, Blogging, Social Media, Crash Course, Intermediate
  A panel discussion about your place in the evolution of the media.  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, Creative Writing, Journalism, New Media, Job Search, Social Media, Recorded Event
 
Mediabistro Circus: Taking The New York Times Digital with Jim Roberts (1 hour, 14 minutes)
Posted
  Mediabistro Circus: What's Next in Mobile Media? (1 hour, 13 minutes)
Posted
Jim Roberts (editor of digital news) and Aron Pilhofer (editor of interactive news technology).  more details

Career, Digital Media & Tech, Newspapers, News, New Media, Blogging, Recorded Event
  While publishers scramble to build online sites, blogs, and social networks, a parallel new media universe is unfolding with mobile devices.  more details

Career, New Media, Mobile, Recorded Event
 
Ask Laurel: How Can I Go From College to Career? (24 minutes)
Posted
  How to Search Google Like A Pro (24 minutes)
Posted
You can jump-start your journalism career before graduation day. Find out how from mediabistro.com founder Laurel Touby.  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, Creative Writing, Journalism, Blogging, Job Search, Internships, Ask Laurel
  Save time and find the answers you're looking for by learning a few simple tricks from professional researchers. Why settle for hit-or-miss results when you can target your searches quickly and easily?  more details

Career, New Media, Research, Crash Course, Intermediate, Seo
 
Land Your First Editorial Job (1 hour, 30 minutes)
Posted
  Ask Laurel: How Can I Go From Model to Model Journalist? (16 minutes)
Posted
Editors from top magazines discuss how they started, and how you can land your first edit job. They also dish about what you need to know to be a successful freelancer.  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, Journalism, Magazines, Freelancing, Job Search, Recorded Event, Internships
  Get the media skills you need even when you don't have an internship. Find out how from founder of mediabistro.com, Laurel Touby.  more details

Career, Job Search, Social Media, Internships, Ask Laurel
 
Food and Travel Magazines: How to Handle Multimedia Content (1 hour, 52 minutes)
Posted
  How to Promote Yourself on Facebook (36 minutes)
Posted
Editors from Travel + Leisure, Martha Stewart Living, Food & Wine, Concierge.com, Saveur, and National Geographic Adventure talk about how magazines are utilizing the web to compete with the increasing number of consumer review sites and blogs.  more details

Career, Digital Media & Tech, Journalism, Magazines, Online Media, Travel Writing, Food Writing, Online Video, Recorded Event
  Want to reach a few million people without spending a cent? Whether you're publicizing your blog, book, business, or just your own cool self, Facebook can be your new best friend.  more details

Advertising & Marketing, Career, Promotion, New Media, Social Media, For Authors, Intro, Crash Course
 
Writing Cover Letters That Will Get You in the Door (33 minutes)
Posted
  Get a New Job: Career Blogs Show You How (15 minutes)
Posted
Looking for a job? First, take a good look at your cover letter. These days, the letter is more important than ever, and we've got tons of tips that will make hiring managers notice you. Welcome to the Yes pile.  more details

Job Search, Intro, Crash Course
  Looking for a new media career? There's tons of free expert advice available on the web. Check out these five great career blogs for the latest job search tips.  more details

Creative Writing, Digital Media & Tech, Blogging, Job Search, Intro, Crash Course
 
Get the Gig: Clips That Work (20 minutes)
Posted
  Get a New Job: Thank-You Notes That Work (11 minutes)
Posted
Editors always tell us: the clips get you the job. But how do you know which ones to send? You'll learn how to choose the right piece to enhance your pitch or resume, and how to build your own clip database.  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, Career, Creative Writing, Freelancing, Pitching, Job Search, Intro, Crash Course
  Nailed the interview? We'll show you how to write a thank-you note that will seal the deal and get you the job.  more details

Job Search, Intro, Crash Course, Communications
 
Get a New Job: Pass the Edit Test (13 minutes)
Posted
  Get a New Job: Storytelling for Job Interviews (17 minutes)
Posted
Want a career in media? Sooner or later, you'll have to take an edit test. We'll show you the different types and how you can be prepared, get noticed, and land the job.  more details

Career, Journalism, New Media, Job Search, Copy Editing, Editing, Crash Course, Intermediate
  Interviews can be tough. We'll show you how to use your life experience to your advantage. Telling the right story can make the difference between an okay meeting and a job offer.  more details

Job Search, Intro, Crash Course