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Sally Duros

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chicago
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  online activism, business, advertising, future of journalism, kirtan, entrepreneurship, social justice, future of news, yoga, l3c, economics, buddhism, online journalism, meditation, digital media, neighborhoods online, cats, online news, social media, digital strategy, social entrepreneurship
Doesn't Cover: goods, consumer

Independent journalist. My beat? The evolution of newsrooms. #BINDER Curates @ChiNeighbors Digital lead @ChicagoWTA . Writes at sallyduros.com

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Biography

Sally Duros believes good writing is a superpower.

Creative, forward-thinking mission-based independent Journalist and communications professional with deep editing, writing and engagement experience in the print, digital and civic worlds. For the past nine years, I have been reporting on the ev...

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News from American Press Institute. Need to Know: Dec. 15, 2017  http://ow.ly/kR1x50fK9oW 
UKjourno: TRT World is growing in the US and Europe with social video explainers, interactive audio stories and 'fresh TV' - 'If anybody walks into the room and tells you they know about digital strategy and this is the plan of how everything is going... https://t.co/LzRmFg5Xgr
New post from Media Shift. MediaShift Podcast #251: Net Neutrality Rollback Could Hurt Local News; Disney Bulks Up to Take on Tech Giants; Nieman Lab’s Laura Hazard Owen https://t.co/uNwx8zL7zk
Lawfare: Rational Security: The “Probing the Probe” Edition - Republicans question the integrity of Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation. President Trump says he will move the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem (Tamara’s suggested article for refere... https://t.co/85soKndiUT
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What was your first job as a journalist?

I was a copy reader for The Wall St. Journal,

Have you ever used a typewriter?

of course. I still use a typewriter - 1920s vintage doubling as a planter in my living room.

How is social media changing news?

Newsrooms are no longer destinations for an audience. Instead, newsrooms are originators of information bits that connect people by passion.

Awards

Full scholarship Poynter Institute

2011
Full scholarship, Poynter Digital Entrepreneurship training