Three ways journalists can use Twitter with 280 characters

Twitter has doubled the number of characters users can use in a single post, from 140 to 280, and this is good news for journalists. Some have complained that the change will ruin the micro-blogging site because its attraction lies in the brevity of posts. Author JK Rowling Tweeted: “Twitter’s destroyed its USP. The whole… Read More

5 reasons to become a journalist in 2017

  Newsrooms are shrinking in both print and broadcast media as technology makes the job of delivering instant news ever more easier with fewer resources. That might persuade some to look elsewhere for a career in journalism. Fewer jobs means more competition when it comes to finding that first role on a newspaper or a… Read More

5 reasons why trainee journalists should learn shorthand

A blog discussing why it is vital for aspiring journalists to learn shorthand skills. Read More

How To Become A Journalist

A career guide about how to become a journalist. Read More