ERIC Number: ED333478
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
The Next Step: Toward Diversity in the Newspaper Business.
Hines, Judith D.
This booklet presents solutions to one of the major problems facing the United States newspaper industry: the persistently low representation of minorities on staffs and in management. Following an introduction, the booklet is in eight sections: (1) Retaining and Promoting Minority Employees; (2) Valuing and Managing Diversity; (3) Newspaper Content; (4) Networking; (5) Recruiting; (6) Starting Early...Very Early (models for interesting younger students in newspapering); (7) Check It Out! (examples of ongoing actions, programs, and policies at individual newspapers or groups that are making a difference); and (8) We Can Do It! Sixteen briefly annotated references are attached. (SR)
Descriptors: Cross Cultural Training, Cultural Awareness, Employer Employee Relationship, Employment Practices, Higher Education, Journalism, Minority Groups, Multicultural Education, Newspapers, Personnel Management, Professional Training, Secondary Education
American Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation, The Newspaper Center, Box 17407 Dulles Airport, Washington, DC 20041 ($5.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation, Washington, DC.; National Newspaper Foundation, Washington, DC.