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How to get hired at the WSJ

How to get hired at the WSJ

John Crowley, Digital Editor, Europe:

I want to see a demonstrable enthusiasm for journalism and knowledge of the latest innovation in the industry. What are you passions? We all have them – and we are all publishers now. What are you blogging about? I’d certainly take an interest in what you’re saying on Twitter, Instagram and other public social platforms.

A young journalist not self-publishing is like a musician who only picks up her instruments when she has a recording contract.

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Adam Tinworth   Adam Tinworth

Adam has been a blogger for over 20 years, and a journalist for more than 25. He currently works as a consultant and trainer, helping people do better, more engaged online journalism.


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