Writing For Pay Ep. 009 Show Notes

By | March 22, 2008

Jim Geluso covers the city beat at the Bakersfield Californian.

  • Wade has a new job.
  • We return to the next thrilling installment of our interview with Jim Geluso, newspaper reporter.
  • The rewards of a career in journalism.
  • The challenges that the newspaper industry faces today.
  • How is it adapting? Not very well.
  • Newspapers: less litigious, self-righteous about their content than some industries we could name.
  • Still want to be a journalist? Really? Advice on breaking into the field.

Jim’s City Beat blog at the Californian: http://people.bakersfield.com/home/Blog/citybeat

Poynter Online – Romenesko blog:
http://www.poynter.org/column.asp?id=45