Virtual training

February 2016

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

February Teletraining: The First Amendment in the Digital Age

The First Amendment in the Digital Age Monday, Feb. 22, 2016 2:00 p.m. EST Do you know what to do if you run a story that includes a false statement of fact about a well-known CEO; under what circumstance are you allowed to use a video clip you found on Twitter; or what to do if a police officer orders you to stop taking photos in public spaces? If you want some real-world advice from an ...[Read More]

January 2016

Friday, January 29th, 2016

Top investigative tips for beginning business journalists

Top investigative tips for beginning business journalists Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016 2:00 p.m. EST In this one-hour session, Cezary Podkul of ProPublica will share the formula behind prize-winning investigative pieces. Podkul was this year’s winner of the Larry Birger Young Business Journalist award. Listen to the recording here.  Training Links: How Wall Street Tobacco Deals Left States ...[Read More]
Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

Teletraining: Digital Strategy – The rise of the emailed newsletter

Digital Strategy: The rise of the emailed newsletter January 2015 You’ve got mail. Or at least, an emailed newsletter. In an era of social media and apps, emailed newsletters are coming into their own and developing their own voice. They are smart, informative, snarky and fun. Perhaps most significant, they are an increasingly important way of getting content directly into the laps of readers. ...[Read More]

October 2015

Friday, October 9th, 2015

Teletraining: Market Madness – Understanding and covering a turbulent stock market, Monday, Oct. 26, 2015, 2 p.m. Eastern

Market Madness: Understanding – and covering -- a turbulent stock market October 2015 The financial markets have been on a bumpy ride in recent months. Between concerns about the Chinese economy and uncertainty over interest rates, stocks have been dealt blow after blow. This session will give you greater insight into what’s behind the recent market swings and what the outlook is. We’ll also ...[Read More]

August 2015

Monday, August 24th, 2015

Teletraining: Media Strategy – How journalists can develop a personal brand – Listen to the call recording

September 2015 Looking for a way to cultivate an audience and set yourself apart in the crowded news business? Or maybe you’re in search of a little career insurance? Having a strong personal brand can help business reporters and editors navigate the industry upheaval. This session will look at how – and why – to thoughtfully develop your personal brand. We’ll talk about the specific challenges ...[Read More]
Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

How to Succeed in a Metric-Driving News Operation

Are you faced with monitoring daily metrics to measure the impact of your work? Are you wondering how to cover important but less sexy business topics so they will generate reader interest? Are you concerned about what the increasing focus on metrics means for journalists and news operations? If this is your world, this training session is for you. Find out what metrics we really should ...[Read More]

May 2015

Monday, May 18th, 2015

Past Teletraining: “How to use Linkedin as a reporting tool” Monday, May 18, 1p.m. EST

May Teletraining: How to use Linkedin as a reporting tool Monday, May 18, 2015 1 p.m. Eastern Time During this session, you'll learn how to promote your stories, increase your professional visibility, and conduct advanced searches on companies, groups and more. You'll also learn about some of Linkedin's new tools, including the new publishing platform. Yumi Wilson, a corporate communications ...[Read More]

April 2015

Monday, April 13th, 2015

Past Teletraining, “Business Freelancing: How to be successful as an independent journalist” Monday, April 13, 2015, 2PM ET

Business Freelancing: How to be successful as an independent journalist Monday, April 13, 2015, 2 p.m. ET   Have you ever thought about freelance business writing? Are you an independent journalist looking for a way to up your game and your portfolio of business? Then SABEW’s next training session is for you. We’ll address how to get started in freelancing and how to cultivate regular ...[Read More]

March 2015

Monday, March 16th, 2015

Past March Teletraining: Today’s Journalism: “What it takes to survive and thrive in the business”

March Teletraining, Today's Journalism : What it takes to survive and thrive in the business March 16, 2015   Given budget cuts, rapidly changing technology and the overall upheaval in the news business, what does it take for journalists to survive and even thrive? Our panel will address the mentality needed to navigate change, the importance of being entrepreneurial about your career, ...[Read More]
Monday, March 2nd, 2015

March Teletraining, Today’s Journalism: “What it takes to survive and thrive in the business” 2 p.m. Eastern, Monday, March 16

  March Teletraining, Today's Journalism : What it takes to survive and thrive in the business 2 p.m. Eastern, Monday, March 16, 2015   Given budget cuts, rapidly changing technology and the overall upheaval in the news business, what does it take for journalists to survive and even thrive? Our panel will address the mentality needed to navigate change, the importance of being entrepreneurial ...[Read More]

February 2015

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Past February Teletraining: “The New Blueprint for Mobile Journalism”

  February Teletraining:  "The New Blueprint for Mobile Journalism" Readers are increasingly consuming business news in bite-sized sessions on smart phones and tablets. For many news organizations, this represents a sea change in the way they must deliver coverage to readers. During this session, we’ll do a deep dive into mobile news and examine why it’s poised to be even more of a driving ...[Read More]

January 2015

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

February Teletraining: The new blueprint for mobile journalism” 2 p.m. EST, Tuesday, February 24, 2015

  February Teletraining: The New Blueprint for Mobile Journalism" 2 p.m. EST, Tuesday, February 24, 2015   Readers are increasingly consuming business news in bite-sized sessions on smart phones and tablets. For many news organizations, this represents a sea change in the way they must deliver coverage to readers. During this session, we’ll do a deep dive into mobile news and ...[Read More]
Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Past January 2015 Teletraining, “The Internet and digital journalism: What reporters and editors need to know”

  The Internet and digital journalism: What reporters and editors need to know The news business is changing rapidly, and increasingly it centers around digital technology. This session will help you figure out what skills you need to be developing now. We’ll also discuss the digital vocabulary journalists should have and dive into the debate about whether or not reporters should know ...[Read More]

November 2014

Monday, November 17th, 2014

Past Teletraining: “Cybersecurity and the holiday retail season”

Cybersecurity and the holiday retail season The holiday shopping season has always been prime season for data breaches and fake ids. And this year, coming on the heels of a series of high-profile data breaches, promises to be no different. Just in time for the holiday retail season, this SABEW panel will help you break down cybersecurity issues and how to cover them. We’ll look at what retailers ...[Read More]
Monday, November 10th, 2014

Teletraining: “Cybersecurity and the holiday retail season,” Monday, November 17, 2014, 2PM EST

Cybersecurity and the holiday retail season November 17, 2014, 2 PM EST The holiday shopping season has always been prime season for data breaches. And this year, coming on the heels of a series of high-profile data breaches, promises to be no different. Just in time for the holiday retail season, this SABEW panel will help you break down cybersecurity issues and how to cover them. We’ll look ...[Read More]

September 2014

Monday, September 15th, 2014

Past Teletraining:”Data is king: How to use and analyze economic reports,” Monday, September 15, 2014

Data is king: How to use and analyze economic reports Monday, September 15, 2014 The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis led a session that can help you find and interpret data for your stories. Participants learned how to mine data on the BEA website and create fast charts and maps using the agency’s interactive tools. The call also reviewed the BEA’s two newest data series, which track ...[Read More]

August 2014

Monday, August 18th, 2014

Teletraining: “Data is king: How to use and analyze economic reports,” Monday, September 15, 2 p.m. EST

  Data is king: How to use and analyze economic reports Monday, September 15, 2 p.m. EST The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis will lead a session that helps you find and interpret data for your stories. Participants will learn how to mine data on the BEA website and create fast charts and maps using the agency’s interactive tools. The call will also review the BEA’s two newest data ...[Read More]

June 2014

Monday, June 16th, 2014

Past teletraining: “Reader Behavior and the Economics of Digital News,” 2 p.m. EST Monday, June 16

Reader Behavior and the Economics of Digital News 2 p.m. EST on Monday, June 16   The news business is undergoing a fundamental shift as changes in reader behavior influence the bottom line at news organizations. Join our panel for a strategic discussion on the impact of mobile traffic, social media, subscription models, and search engine referrals. We explore the advantages and disadvantages ...[Read More]

April 2014

Monday, April 21st, 2014

Past teletraining: Freelance Training: Secrets to Success, Monday, April 28, 2 p.m. Eastern

Freelance Training: Secrets to Success New to freelancing? Think it might be in your future? You’ll get some tips of the trade from some of the best in the biz in this session. You’ll find out how to find work, what editors expect from freelancers today and how to negotiate pay. You’ll also get some helpful resources you can use. Join us…  April 28, 2 p.m. Eastern Download the call ...[Read More]

March 2014

Monday, March 17th, 2014

Sourcing a New Beat teletraining

Monday, March 17, 2014 New to your beat and wondering where to start setting up a strong source list? We’ve found some experts who will share their secrets for moving successfully into your new post without missing a beat. Even if you’re not exactly new to your beat, you’ll be able to use these tips to expand your source database today. Listen to the call here. Playback Dial-in Number:   ...[Read More]

February 2014

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

Next teletraining: “Learn how to use LinkedIn as a reporting tool” Monday, Feb. 24, 2014

  Learn how to use LinkedIn as a reporting tool   During the 45-minute session, you'll learn how to promote your stories, increase your professional visibility, and conduct advanced searches on companies, groups and more. You'll also learn about some of our new tools, including the alumni tool and unified search box. After the session you will be eligible for a free one-year upgrade ...[Read More]

October 2013

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

Next Teletraining: “From Turkey to IDs: Covering the Holiday Retail Season” Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, 2 p.m. Eastern

SABEW Staff Report Monday Nov. 18,2013, 2 p.m. Eastern It’s that time of the year again. With the start of the holiday shopping season right around the corner, our panel of retail experts is standing by to help you formulate your coverage. From turkey day to the post-Christmas sales, our panel will prepare you to cover the entire season. Most important topic will be the use of fake ids from ...[Read More]

July 2013

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013

Past Teletraining: Interviewing Techniques from the Pros

It’s a core skill for journalists, but few reporters receive enough formal training on the interview process. On July 22, three veteran journalists spent an hour talking about interviewing and the techniques they have developed. These experts shared their tips and discussed everything from phone interviews and interviewing reluctant subjects to whether the presence of a PR person in the same ...[Read More]

May 2013

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

Past teletraining recording now available: “Covering the College Debt Crisis”

Covering the College Debt Crisis May 21, 2013 - 2 p.m. EST Listen to the Call: Click here to listen to the call. To hear it on your telephone, dial this playback number: 218-339-2651. (This is not a toll-free number.) When prompted, enter this Playback Access Code: 868588  Moderator: Susan Tompor, Personal Finance Columnist with the Detroit Free Press. Susan writes a personal ...[Read More]
Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

Past Teletraining: “Covering the College Debt Crisis”

Covering the College Debt Crisis May 21, 2013 - 2 p.m. EST Listen to the Call: Click here to listen to the call. To hear it on your telephone, dial this playback number: 218-339-2651. (This is not a toll-free number.) When prompted, enter this Playback Access Code: 868588 Moderator: Susan Tompor, Personal Finance Columnist with the Detroit Free Press. Susan writes a personal ...[Read More]

May 2011

Monday, May 9th, 2011

Covering the Runup (and Down) in Gasoline Prices

Join SABEW for a training call on what is shaping up to be the business story of the summer: rising gasoline prices. This call will offer up access to the experts who are tracking gas prices and their impact on consumers, the economy and local communities. You'll also get tips from energy journalists about how to cover and localize this important story. Covering the Runup (and Down) in Gasoline ...[Read More]

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