4 skills @AJR says newsroom recruiters wish more job candidates had ::no engagement?::

Future newsman

  1. The aptitude to use social media to dig up killer stories.
  2. The ability to find news in data.
  3. They want a jack-of-all-platforms
  4. Reporting is still on top

“Now, a journalist’s job is helping people sort through information as opposed to giving them access, which takes a higher level of skill than it used to,” said Traci Carl, west regional editor for AP.

Read the full piece at American Journalism Review
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