Mandy Jenkins is the Head of News for Storyful, a 24/7 social news agency that specializes in surfacing, verifying and sharing eyewitness journalism from around the world. In her role, she oversees Storyful’s worldwide team of journalists as they work with newsrooms and social platforms in using ...
A few recent experiences have underscored the value of networking. I've seen student or professional journalists launch or advance their careers in part because of their strong professional networks. I've also seen student or pro journalists fail to seize valuable networking opportunities. And my professional network continues to bring me opportunities.
I knew it was coming, but I still wasn't really prepared for the news that Steve Buttry was really gone. The man who seemingly bounced back from everything - be it layoffs, professional disappointments, cancer (twice) - wasn't bouncing back this time.