Tagged: Educational

Covering oil company profits? 0

Covering oil company profits?

Then you might want to listen to this later this week: A tele-seminar has been scheduled this Thursday, Jan. 26, to brief journalists on the surge in oil company profits and the world market...

Business journalists and numbers 0

Business journalists and numbers

Richard Holden, a former editor at the Wall Street Journal who is now executive director of the Dow Jones Newspaper Fund, has spent the past few years collecting examples from newspapers of how journalists...

Interested in energy coverage? 0

Interested in energy coverage?

Where does our supply of electricity, natural gas and gasoline come from and how does it get here? Will it keep coming? What do alternative energy sources need to compete? And, how can you...

Loeb Awards now accepting entries 0

Loeb Awards now accepting entries

The Loeb Awards, considered the Pulitzer Prize of business journalism, are now accepting entries for the 2006 contest. There is a new category for Best Business Book as well. This morning’s release states: “This...

Earnings season is about to start 0

Earnings season is about to start

Here are some suggestions on how to write earnings stories: It’s important to note that a company can use its earnings releases to put a spin on its performance. Sometimes a company will emphasize...