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January 2, 2013 By |
One of the things I like most about working with The Patterson Foundation is that it embraces the philosophy of recycling. That doesn’t just apply to material goods – although we are pretty diligent about sorting our plastic water bottles. It applies to ideas and the products of those ideas. Too often, we’ve all sat […]
November 16, 2012 By |
Long before the Community Journalism Executive Training (CJET) brought together 32 non-profit and for-profit news entrepreneurs for intensive business training, I started recruiting coaches. And I knew from the outset that, for the program to be successful, I’d need to look beyond the usual suspects. It was a challenging task, given the diverse field of applicants. Some […]
November 13, 2012 By |
The Journalism Accelerator, a networking platform Janet helped create and grow as part of her New Media Initiative work with The Patterson Foundation, has posted several insights, tools and takeaways from our recent work on CJET – Community Journalism Executive Training. Lots of good stuff for indie publishers here, both non-profit and for-profit. CJET was […]
October 1, 2012 By |
Last week was an atypical one for me – no travel. My personal blogging and social media contributions have not been as substantial as my contributions to my Delta SkyMiles account (Platinum in July, thanks). But last week gave me enough time to take a bit of a balcony view of our work at C2C. […]
September 21, 2011 By |
“The challenge in philanthropy – as in other sectors – is to find solutions that thread various communities. Sometimes it’s a tech solution; sometimes it’s a sticky note…” My latest blog post for The Patterson Foundation. Read it here.
April 26, 2011 By |
The first quarter reports are slogging in, and for media companies, the numbers continue to paint a picture of ongoing decline. Today, McClatchy Co. posted that first-quarter revenue fell 10 percent, which included an 11 percent decline in newspaper advertising revenue and a 5 percent decline in circulation revenue. But digital-only revenue – not tied […]
March 1, 2011 By |
How Disney World’s Tomorrowland envisions the future of the newspaper business: On-demand single copy racks that talk. Really.