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Observer Editor Kyle Pope on His ‘Necessary Tension’ with Jared Kushner

We couldn’t get Kyle Pope of The New York Observer in our Media Beat studio without asking him about his experience working with the paper’s headline-making publisher, real estate mogul Jared Kushner.

“I think there’s a necessary tension between an owner and an editor, and he and I have that. That said, I think he has been terrific for the newspaper,” Pope said. “He, himself, is fairly high-profile, and I think his profile has helped the paper.”

In the second part of our interview, the Observer editor discusses the future of the Observer in print and why he thinks the Times vs. Journal battle is “great in every way.”

Part 1: Kyle Pope on The New York Observer‘s Web Problem

Part 3: Kyle Pope Reflects on The Short Life of Conde Nast Portfolio

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Lauren Berger Writes New Book for Young People Entering "Real World"

Lauren Berger Welcome to the Real WorldCareer Expert, Lauren Berger, releases her second book, Welcome to the Real World: Finding Your Place, Perfecting Your Work, and Turning Your Job Into Your Dream Career (Harper Business), on April 22nd. In this book, Berger shares everything she wishes someone told her after graduation. Her book is the essential guide to anyone starting their first, second, or third job. She encourages readers to be fearless, step outside of their comfort zones, and go after what they want.