Category Archives for Journalism

Journalists can’t ignore Mizzou protesters’ distrust of media

My alma mater the University of Missouri-Columbia has been in the national news a lot this week. Both the University of Missouri system president and Columbia campus chancellor resigned Monday amid growing protests over incidents of racism. That story has … Continue reading

11. November 2015 by Jackie B
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Carnival of Journalism: Tools to improve life and workflow

This month’s post topic: Hack my workflow. I’m looking forward to reading what others have to say because I my workflow can get out of hand on erratic days. Also, I don’t use many tools and purposely unplug every night. … Continue reading

09. June 2011 by Jackie B
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Where I was, where to go

Sept. 11, 2001 was one of those “where were you when?” moments. I was a high school junior in physics class. The teacher kept Drudge Report on at all times and he first saw the news break there. We turned … Continue reading

03. May 2011 by Jackie B
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Blog gut check

2,375% That’s the increase in traffic on my blog from Monday when I posted The Journalist Diet to Tuesday after I tweeted it and it went around the world. To date, it’s been shared on Facebook 78 times, tweeted 197 … Continue reading

24. March 2011 by Jackie B
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How I got a job

I found a summer temp job “quickly” and have been asked repeatedly how it happened like magic. My coworker Michael and I got into a discussion about unemployment and job searching at lunch today and we condensed my success story … Continue reading

03. July 2009 by Jackie B
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