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Jill Geisler

Live-WI, Teach-Everywhere
Author and Writer — Freelance
Covers:  Media leadership & management, integrity, ethics, change, collaboration, motivation, ethics, conflict resolution, organizational culture, communication, emotional intelligence

Helps others succeed. Author: Work Happy: What Great Bosses Know. Bill Plante Chair in Leadership and Media Integrity at Loyola U Chicago.

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Jill Geisler is an internationally recognized expert in leadership, management and communication – in media organizations and beyond. She’s been inducted into multiple journalism halls of fame, including the prestigious Silver Circle of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Jill...

What was your first job as a journalist?

I started reporting for the local CBS affiliate (WISC-TV) when I was a senior at the University of Wisconsin -Madison.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Many times -- along with way too much WhiteOut. God bless computers.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Mary Richards. She had spunk. Lou Grant hated spunk.