Ken Doctor takes an in-depth look at Advance Publications’ digital-first strategy, which in some ways is similar to Digital First Media’s strategy.
Monthly Archive: June 2013
By enforcing labor laws, the National Labor Relations Board protects more than 80 million private sector workers. It’s time for the Senate to confirm the three Democrats and two Republicans who have been nominated to the NLRB so that workers’ rights are protected and labor law is fairly enforced. That’s why we are saying, “Give Us Five.” All workers deserve the protections of the law.
John Paton gave a talk at the Global Editors Network News Summit in Paris on June 21. It was titled, “When Theory Meets Numbers Meets Media: R = ([(P*Q)+P] + [(D*G)+D] + C – E) * (P+D+C).” In it he lays out what he thinks the future holds for media companies and initiatives being undertaken by Digital First Media.
Also, an amazing video of firefighters protecting a home during the Black Forest fire, theme park class warfare and don’t bet against Buffet
A total of eight positions will be lost in the newsroom, circulation and IT departments.
A round-up of stories about the Chicago Sun-Times laying off its entire photo desk, the relevance of a social media editor, we need a strong labor movement and more.