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Revolving Door Newsletter: 07.07.09

LAT Rewrites Its Masthead; Gannett Cuts 1,400 Jobs

July 7, 2009 crunches the numbers for the first half of 2009 and finds that while 187 magazines launched, 279 closed up shop. Among the hardest-hit categories were regional interest and business titles, despite a relatively high number of launches in each vertical... If you are seeking a job, custom publishing remains good work if you can get it: Average salaries in the sector increased almost five percent in 2009. The downside is that fewer people are assigned to each project...

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