Author: Chris Roush

From businessman to business reporter 0

From businessman to business reporter

Mara Lee of the Hartford Courant profiles New York Times investigative business reporter Charles Duhigg, who went into business after college before becoming a business journalist. Lee writes, “The first summer during his MBA...

Money seeks contract reporter 0

Money seeks contract reporter

Money, the nation’s largest personal finance magazine, is seeking a full-time contract reporter. The majority (80 percent) of this position will be editorial work — the responsibilities include following a beat and pitching stories...

CNBC’s Orman unfazed by criticism 0

CNBC’s Orman unfazed by criticism

Marketwatch.com media columnist Jon Friedman writes Friday that CNBC personal finance guru Suze Orman isn’t bothered by criticism levied at her for rolling out her own debit card. Friedman writes, “For instance, personal-finance writer...

The reporter who saw it coming 0

The reporter who saw it coming

Mike Hudson, the Roanoke Times reporter who began writing about the problems in the subprime mortgage industry in the early 1990s, gives a first-person account in the May/June issue of Columbia Journalism Review about...