ERIC Number: ED309429
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Newspaper: What's in It for Me? Your Complete Guide to Newspaper Careers.
Chattman, Ray, Ed.; And Others
Intended to inform young people about the wealth of career opportunities in the newspaper business, this magazine-style booklet, profusely illustrated with color photographs and graphics, discusses 10 career areas (advertising, art and design, business, circulation, human resources, marketing/promotion, news/editorial, news graphics and photography, operation, and telecommunications), describing the work itself, giving tips on the preparation for such a career, and profiling someone on the job. Further sections discuss opportunities for minorities, women in the newspaper business, how to get started, matching a newspaper job with your interests, and the kind of money earned. The guide concludes with a listing of 34 selected resources. (SR)
Descriptors: Advertising, Business, Career Choice, Careers, Editorials, Employment Opportunities, Females, Graphic Arts, Marketing, Minority Groups, News Writing, Newspapers, Personnel, Photography, Postsecondary Education, Production Technicians, Secondary Education, Telecommunications
American Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation, The Newspaper Center, Box 17407 Dulles Airport, Washington, DC 20041 (1-50 copies, $2.00 each; 51-200 copies, $1.50 each); more than 200 copies, $1.00 each; single copies to students, no charge).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation, Washington, DC.