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Career Paths for Journalists with Calvin Reid (10 minutes)
Posted Oct 25, 2010
  Marketing Success and Reaching Your Career Goals with Janet Balis (14 minutes)
Posted Jun 23, 2010
Wondering what's next for publishing? Calvin Reid has answers, with the perspective and insight of an editing pro.  more details

Journalism, Publishing, Direct Access, New Directions, Next-Generation Journalist
  Learn how to merge marketing and creativity, and build an exciting career with Janet Balis of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc.  more details

Advertising & Marketing, Direct Access, Mediabistro Circus 2010, Cross-Platform Strategy
 
Build a Career in Digital Marketing with Marita Scarfi (8 minutes)
Posted Jun 17, 2010
  How to Build a Content-Driven Digital Community with Brandon Holley (10 minutes)
Posted Jun 17, 2010
Organic CEO Marita Scarfi imparts insights on how creatives can get involved in the online marketing business, and shares her secrets to success  more details

Advertising & Marketing, Digital Media & Tech, Direct Access, Mediabistro Circus 2010, Digital Marketing
  Brandon Holley of Yahoo! Shine, knows how to bring women together online. In this interview, she shares her experience.  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, Direct Access, Mediabistro Circus 2010
 
The Cutting Edge of eCommerce with Susan Lyne (8 minutes)
Posted Jun 10, 2010
  Digital Strategy and the Future of Publishing with Matt Shatz (8 minutes)
Posted Mar 26, 2010
Get up close and personal with Susan Lyne, CEO of Gilt Groupe.  more details

Career, Digital Media, Direct Access, Mediabistro Circus 2010
  Will print survive? What's the future of eReaders? Get expert opinions and answers from the digital leader at Random House.  more details

Direct Access, Digital Publishing, Ebook Summit
 
Adventures in Digital Publishing with Rita Amladi (13 minutes)
Posted Mar 15, 2010
  How ePublishing is Making Reading Sexy Again with Tammy Nam (11 minutes)
Posted Feb 22, 2010
With these notes from the front lines of e-publishing, author Rita Amladi shares her experiences as an eBook author and self-publisher.  more details

Digital Media & Tech, Direct Access, Ebook Summit, Electronic Publishing, Next-Generation Journalist
  Sites like Scribd.com have completely changed the game, for both readers and writers. Learn more about how publishing just got way more accessible and interactive, and how you can get involved.  more details

Digital Media & Tech, Social Media, Direct Access, Ebook Summit, Electronic Publishing
 
What's New in On Demand Publishing with Andrew Pate (8 minutes)
Posted Feb 16, 2010
  Transitioning to New Media with Angela Riechers (11 minutes)
Posted Feb 11, 2010
On demand delivery systems have changed how books get into the hands of their readers. What's next? Learn from our expert.  more details

Direct Access, Ebook Summit, Print On Demand
  Designer/writer Angela Riechers explains how she learned to combine her passions for design and the written word on her blog, NounVerbDesign  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, New Media, Blogging, Direct Access, Next-Generation Journalist
 
Preparing for the Future of Journalism with Joshua Benton (13 minutes)
Posted Feb 9, 2010
  New Directions in Audiobooks with Tara Gelsomino (10 minutes)
Posted Feb 4, 2010
Journalism is undergoing some major changes. Joshua Benton of the Neiman Lab at Harvard knows what's up, and what you can do about it.  more details

Magazines, Newspapers, Direct Access, Next-Generation Journalist
  Social media and audiobooks come together in cool new ways. Learn how, from an expert at BBC Audiobooks America.  more details

Digital Media & Tech, Twitter, Direct Access, Ebook Summit, Audiobooks
 
Blog Smarter with Angela Riechers (12 minutes)
Posted Feb 3, 2010
  Accessibility and eBooks with Bob Livolsi (8 minutes)
Posted Feb 1, 2010
Our expert instructor shares her blog's backstory and offers ways to blog smarter.  more details

Design & Photo, Blogging, Direct Access
  One of the key problems with eBooks is platform dependence. Bob Livolsi saw the issues in the industry, and built a business around making eBooks more accessible. Learn from his experience.  more details

Direct Access, Ebook Summit, Accessibility
 
How to Launch Your Web Business: Advice from Kate Thorp (5 minutes)
Posted Feb 1, 2010
  Literary Agents and Electronic Publishing with Jason Allen Ashlock (17 minutes)
Posted Jan 29, 2010
Kate Thorp understands the intersection of content and advertising. We ask her to discuss how she founded Real Girls Media Network, the pros and cons of user-generated content, and how to find the right tools and funding to start a web-based business.  more details

Advertising & Marketing, New Media, User-Generated Content, Entrepreneurship, Ugcx, Direct Access
  The job of a literary agent is more challenging than ever, thanks to new twists in electronic publishing and a tough market. Learn about the current landscape with one of the key players in the field.  more details

Creative Writing, Direct Access, Ebook Summit, Electronic Publishing, Agents
 
Lessons Learned from Google Books with Brandon Badger (12 minutes)
Posted Jan 27, 2010
  Tips on Blog Design with Angela Riechers (11 minutes)
Posted Jan 27, 2010
In this informative interview, Brandon Badger shares the philosophy behind Google Books, and explains what the new service means in the changing ecosystem of publishing.  more details

Digital Media & Tech, Google Books, Direct Access, Ebook Summit
  Designer and instructor Angela Riechers gives advice on creating and maintaining an eye-pleasing blog, based on her personal blogging experiences.  more details

Design & Photo, Blogging, Direct Access
 
Electrifying the Future of Literature with Andy Hunter (8 minutes)
Posted Jan 20, 2010
  Publishing Innovation in Academia with Wim Van Der Stelt of Springer Science and Business Media (8 minutes)
Posted Jan 19, 2010
What does the future of literature look like? It's animated, alive, electric! Just ask Andy Hunter.  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, Fiction, Poetry, Direct Access, Ebook Summit
  Academic publishers had a grip on this whole online publishing thing way before the rest of us. Get some wisdom and perspective from an expert in the field.  more details

Direct Access, Ebook Summit, Academia
 
The New Fundamentals of Journalism with Katty Kay, author of Womenomics (11 minutes)
Posted Jan 15, 2010
  New Career Directions in Publishing with Andrew Malkin of Zinio (10 minutes)
Posted Jan 11, 2010
What's it like to be a first-time author right now? Does the picture change when you're an established journalist? Our chat with Katty Kay gives a picture of the changes in journalism, and insight into the publishing process.  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, Career, TV, Film & Video, Direct Access, Ebook Summit, Next-Generation Journalist
  Innovations in electronic publishing mean new opportunities. Learn what's going on now, and what to expect from the future of eBooks and online publishing from Zinio's Andrew Malkin.  more details

Career, Digital Media & Tech, Direct Access, Ebook Summit, Electronic Publishing
 
What's Next in Publishing with Jane Friedman and Jeffrey Sharp of Open Road Integrated Media (12 minutes)
Posted Jan 7, 2010
  Achieving eBook Success with Neelan Choksi of Lexcycle (10 minutes)
Posted Jan 7, 2010
Jane Friedman and Jeffrey Sharp are breaking new ground in digital publishing and book marketing. Join them for this educational discussion of what's to come and how you can get involved.  more details

Career, Creative Writing, Marketing, New Media, Direct Access, Ebook Summit
  How do content and technology interact in the age of eBooks? Pick up some pointers from tech visionary Neelan Choksi.  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, Career, Mobile, Direct Access, Ebook Summit
 
What Should Writers Do Now? Ask Topix's Chris Tolles (6 minutes)
Posted Dec 28, 2009
  eBooks and the Future of Literature: Learning from Steve Wasserman (15 minutes)
Posted Dec 21, 2009
Chris Tolles understands the future of the news. We ask him to discuss how writers and editors can compete in a changing marketplace, how curation and gatekeeping come into play, and the new importance of transparency.   more details

Digital Media & Tech, New Media, User-Generated Content, Ugcx, Direct Access, Next-Generation Journalist
  Steve Wasserman, editor, writer, agent, thinker, knows literature. We ask him to share his wisdom on eBooks, international publishing, and how to make sure that reading stays alive well into the future.  more details

Direct Access, Ebook Summit, Electronic Publishing, Literary Agents
 
Online Journalism with Scott Karp of Publish2 (8 minutes)
Posted Dec 14, 2009
  Online Video Success with blip.tv's Eric Mortensen and Justin Day (12 minutes)
Posted Dec 9, 2009
Scott Karp understands where the real-time web is going. We ask him to discuss collaboration, social media, and what journalists need to know right now.  more details

Digital Media & Tech, New Media, User-Generated Content, Direct Access, Next-Generation Journalist
  Eric Mortensen and Justin Day of blip.tv live and breathe online video. We ask them to teach us how to make our videos cool, marketable, and maybe even profitable.  more details

Digital Media & Tech, New Media, Social Media, Online Video, Direct Access, Distribution
 
Vivian Schiller on the Future of Media (13 minutes)
Posted Dec 7, 2009
  Community Management: Advice from Yelp's Miriam Warren (7 minutes)
Posted Dec 2, 2009
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
  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
 
Get Into New Media with Mark Josephson of outside.in (6 minutes)
Posted Nov 30, 2009
  Hyper-Local Journalism with Michael Myers of NowPublic.com (7 minutes)
Posted Nov 24, 2009
Mark Josephson understands how media is changing. We ask him to discuss hyper-local content delivery, how the rules are changing, and how to find an audience for your content.  more details

Digital Media & Tech, New Media, Hyper-Local, Ugcx, Direct Access, Next-Generation Journalist
  Michael Meyers understands hyper-local. We ask him to discuss a variety of issues from blogging to credibility to the future of local television news, plus how to make money online.  more details

Digital Media & Tech, New Media, User-Generated Content, Hyper-Local, Ugcx, Direct Access, Next-Generation Journalist
 
Starting a Successful Business with HARO's Peter Shankman (7 minutes)
Posted Nov 24, 2009
  Direct Access: Rome Hartman on the Future of News (13 minutes)
Posted Nov 20, 2009
Peter Shankman understands networking, and how to start a business. We ask him to share his secrets about entrepreneurship, finding the right people, and getting honest feedback.  more details

Digital Media & Tech, New Media, Haro, Entrepreneurship, Direct Access
  Rome Hartman understands news. We ask him to discuss how journalism is changing, how big organizations can use social media, and what the future of news looks like from his perspective.  more details

TV, Film & Video, News, New Media, Social Media, Ugcx, Direct Access
 
Will It Go Viral? Ask BuzzFeed.com's Jessica Amason (12 minutes)
Posted Nov 19, 2009
  Direct Access: Jeff Howe on Crowdsourcing (8 minutes)
Posted Nov 11, 2009
Jessica Amason understands why ideas go viral. We ask her to discuss how content and platform can work together, the future of branded content, and why we're fat.  more details

Digital Media & Tech, User-Generated Content, Viral Video, Ugcx, Direct Access, Viral Media, Next-Generation Journalist
  Jeff Howe wrote the book on crowdsourcing. We ask him the tough questions about how user-generated content will affect the media, and how journalists can prepare for the future.  more details

Digital Media & Tech, New Media, User-Generated Content, Crowdsourcing, Ugcx, Direct Access
 
Building a Successful Internet Business with Ben Huh (6 minutes)
Posted Nov 11, 2009
  Direct Access: Ben Ilfeld on Citizen Journalism (8 minutes)
Posted Nov 11, 2009
Ben Huh knows the secrets to making money from user-generated content. We ask him to spill his guts on topics like marketing, ad networks, and cute kitties.  more details

Advertising & Marketing, User-Generated Content, Entrepreneurship, Ugcx, Direct Access
  Ben Ilfeld understands hyper-local: His Sacramento Press is setting the standard for community engagement. We ask him why local is the coolest place to be right now, and how writers can get involved.  more details

Digital Media & Tech, Citizen Journalism, Hyper-Local, Ugcx, Direct Access, Next-Generation Journalist