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I’m a digital reporter on Newsday's news desk. As part of the real-time online team, I write for all platforms, with a focus on weather, as well as the softer side of hard news. A recent hit on the web was a profile of DogVinci, a canine who flunked out of assistance dog training, but found a new career as a professional artist, with his canvases selling for ...
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Painting dog from LI earns worldwide fame (paywall)
School's new media 'collaboratory' takes shape (paywall)
Millennial bosses: A new generation in charge (paywall)
LittleThings.com proving to be a big startup (paywall)
Video job interviews: Getting ready for your close-up
Job seekers go mobile in tough market
How is social media changing news?
News is news, but now through social media channels more people are reporting it, some of whom verify, others not.
Who's your favorite fictional journalist?
The very vintage Walter Burns and Hildy Johnson in “His Girl Friday” (1940)
What does it mean to be a journalist?
Scanning for what’s new, finding/connecting with people in-the-know, presenting both sides, fact-checking, verifying, correcting when wrong.