Staff tax reporter @Bloomberg. Former @Newsweek and frequent contributor to @nytimes, @Fortune, @qz. Former @Reuters in Moscow. Okie. Tips welcome!

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Lynnley Browning is a senior writer for Newsweek who writes frequently about business. In prior years she wrote hundreds of stories for The New York Times, Fortune and Reuters on tax, offshore private banking, legal, insurance, real estate and investment matters. She regularly broke news on energ...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Digging for news in St. Petersburg, Russia, as a stringer for Reuters.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

To ask questions, dig deep and write a compelling, narrative-driven story that sheds light on something we didn't previously know...

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Email. But please don't pitch stuff I or Newsweek obviously wouldn't write about.