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Aliza Sherman

Alaska and Arizona
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  wearable tech, unplug movement, worklife issues, tech habits, iphone apps, women's issues, entrepreneurship, home-based business, virtual work, web apps, mobile

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Biography

Aliza Sherman is an award-winning writer, author, and freelance journalist. Her credits include Entrepreneur magazine, Mashable, Web Worker Daily (GigaOm), as well as "Marketplace" on NPR, Wyoming Public Radio, Wyoming Public Television, Alaska Public Radio Network and the Fairbanks Daily Miner.

What was your first job as a journalist?

My first big byline was a one-off for USA Today after writing for regional and local pubs like the Resident publications in NYC.

How is social media changing news?

We live in a NOW era where the expectation of immediate, on-the-spot and in-the-moment reporting is high. Quality is diminishing.

What's your favorite social network?

Twitter