SABEW Spotlight – Fall 2017

Posted By Crystal Beasley

Make a statement, and a difference, in support of ethical, strong and trustworthy business reporting

– At SABEW, the leading organization for business journalists, we advocate for our members and our profession, exemplifying the highest standards. We’re asking for your financial support through a year-end donation.

– Donate online today or mail a check to SABEW, Walter Cronkite School of Journalism, Arizona State University, 555 N. Central Ave., Suite 302, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1248.


SABEW18 – Spring Conference

– The SABEW Spring Conference in Washington, D.C. is April 26-28, 2018 at the Capital Hilton.

– Click here for early bird registration and click here to reserve your hotel room.


Best in Business

– The BIB contest call for entries opens on Dec. 1. Information will be posted this month for stories covering the 2017 calendar year.

– Save $15 per entry if you enter by December 31.


Financial Follies

– If you are attending the Financial Follies, stop by the SABEW / NEFE table number 45 and say hello.


SABEWNYC17 – Fall Conference

– Did you attend SABEWNYC17? Please give us your feedback by completing this brief 10 question survey before Friday, Nov. 10.



– The 2018 Health Insurance Open Enrollment Period runs from Nov. 1, 2017 to Dec. 15, 2017. Join Sara R. Collins, vice president, Health Care Coverage and Access of The Commonwealth Fund and other health care experts on Thursday, Dec. 7 at 2:00 p.m. EST to discuss the impact of President Trump’s withholding of subsidies and other actions on this year’s sign up with the exchanges. How are different states coping? What is the impact on premiums and enrollment? Register now.

– The 2018 Goldschmidt Government/Data Immersion Workshop will bring journalists to Washington, D.C., January 8-12, to climb inside economic and labor data. The training is thanks to a grant from the Chicago-based Walter and Karla Goldschmidt Family Foundation. This grant allows for travel and lodging stipends. Application deadline is Nov. 20 at 5:00 p.m. EST. Click here for more information.

– There’s a lot to be learned from today’s young financial journalists through their strong beat reporting. Listen to what the 2017 Larry Birger Young Business Journalist Award honorees had to say about how they work sources, develop their beats and uncover unique ways to tell important stories during the Oct. training. This training was made possible by a gift from rbb Communications.

– Miss a previous teletraining? Go to our free archive.


Member News

– Congratulations to SABEW Board Member Glenn Hall on his move to a new role as the chief editor of Dow Jones Newswires.

– Warren Watson’s new book Claire and Charlie: An Unlikely Love Story in War is now available for purchase online.

– Looking to increase your Twitter following? Add your Twitter profile to your SABEW member profile and allow other members to easily find you. Once you log in, click on Member Profile in the left menu bar.

– Send SABEW your career updates. We would love to hear from you!


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