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What's wrong with business journalism 4

What's wrong with business journalism

Greg Gentschev, the founder of Brekiri, a business information-focused search engine, writes about what he perceives to be the problems with business journalism. Gentschev hates earnings stories, and he can’t understand the dearth of...

An ag biz reporter and cow poop 0

An ag biz reporter and cow poop

Los Angeles Times staff writer Zohreen Adamjee interviewed the paper’s agriculture business reporter P.J. Huffstutter about how she got her story about the problems California farmers face turning cow manure into electricity. “You are...

Call it the Great Recession in stories 0

Call it the Great Recession in stories

The latest version of the Associated Press Stylebook says that the economic downturn that began in December 2007 should be called the “Great Recession,” according to a story by Courtney Schlisserman of Bloomberg News....

Blogging vs. writing for the mainstream 0

Blogging vs. writing for the mainstream

Miguel Barbosa of GuruFocus.com interviewed Justin Fox, the economics and business columnist for Time magazine, about economic theory and writing about economics, as well as how he tries to explain what’s going on in...

Missing the story, one year later 0

Missing the story, one year later

Former Seattle Post-Intelligener business reporter Andrea James, now a junior stock analyst, writes on her personal blog about what it was like one year ago when she and the paper were scooped on the...