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Jay Lauf on The Atlantic‘s Ideal Writer

It’s not easy bringing a 152 year-old publication into the new millennium, but Jay Lauf and his crew at The Atlantic have already seen some early successes: the newly launched opinion news aggregator, The Atlantic Wire, and the user-generated book, The View From Your Window. While Lauf wouldn’t confirm rumors of a business news site, he did say there may be room for new editorial hires who are “very smart” and “come at their opinions honestly.”

Part 1: Jay Lauf: “Now Is the Time to Maintain The Morale of Your Team”

Part 3: Jay Lauf Reflects on His Biggest Mistake

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