Tips For New Beats

Top B2B editors last week shared tips on how to get started on a new beat during a Society of American Business Editors and Writers webcast. The best advice? Get out there and meet people, don’t be afraid … read more

Behind The Byline

Interesting piece on Poynter about being clear with readers whether they’re viewing a guest contribution or a staff piece. Seems to me a simple label in the headline can work. “Guest: Headline” or “Perspective: Headline” … even perhaps … read more

Bethune’s Back

Really well said by @johnbethune. His comments mirror my personal experience transforming a print outfit with a website into an online publishing outfit with print products. John’s spot on that it’s not a simple matter of doing online … read more

Calling All Designers

Win $100! Redesign the Azbee Award certificates by May 1 for the 2013 competition. Get a membership in ASBPE with access to free webinars, and the chance to prove that you’re an award-winning designer. That will look good … read more

I’ve Got A System

Interesting piece on Poynter about keeping your notes straight. Reminiscent of a recent Wall Street Journal feature on productivity. My latest system is a combo of Evernote, Reeder, Instapaper and Google Docs. It’s the best system I have … read more