TVNewser FishbowlDC AgencySpy TVSpy LostRemote PRNewser SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

The Financial Crisis is Making Us Smarter

forbesadg.png

This financial crisis is doing for our financial knowledge what the primaries did for our civics knowledge (seriously, how many people out there knew the difference between a caucus and a primary twelve months ago?). It also means that we are traveling to new destinations on the Internet: regular readers know we often turn to Clusterstock, but today we also discovered Robert Lenzner‘s Street Talk at Forbes.com. To be sure, we are a long way from being able to explain what’s going on, or say, tell you exactly what a derivative is, but it’s a start. Also, we liked that Forbes.com included a quote along with the requisite ad page.

Mediabistro Course

Freelancing 101

Freelancing 101Starting August 18, learn how to manage a top-notch freelancing career in our online boot camp, Freelancing 101! Through a series of weeklong webcasts, you'll hear from freelancing experts who will teach you the best practices for a solid freelancing career, from the first steps of self-advertising and marketing, to building your schedule and securing new clients. Register now!