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Multi-Media for Journalists

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  • ‘Multi-Media for Journalists’

    Hosted by: Asian American Journalists Association: San Diego Chapter
    My Role: Moderator
    Speakers: Jonathan Yang, blogger and author, “The Rough Guide to Blogging,” www.jonyang.org; Kevin Black, director of research and multimedia, San Diego Business Journal; Harley Berg sma, senior project manager of digital media, McGraw-Hill Broadcasting Co., Inc.; Kevin Black, director of research and multimedia, San Diego Business Journal
    When: August 16, 2008
    Topics:

    • Multimedia to promote your journalism job, career and expertise.
    • Social Networking for career and story contacts. Learn to set up your LinkedIn profile or expand an existing one to track contacts.

    • Video Resumes to promote your career. Enhance your resume with video from your cell phone, digital camera or camcorder and post it online.
    • Goldmine Information online – Learn how to use syndication and online research tools to find the information you want.
    • Blogging for journalists — Set up or expand a blog page to share your expertise and advance your career.
    Presenters:
    • Kevin Black, director of research and multimedia, San Diego Business Journal
    • Harley Bergsma, senior project manager of digital media, McGraw-Hill Broadcasting
    • Jonathan Yang, blogger and author, “The Rough Guide to Blogging,” jonyang.org
    Price: AAJA Members: Earlybird (postmarked by July 31): $20; Aug 1 onward: $30 All others: Earlybird (postmarked by July 31): $50; Aug 1 onward: $60 JOIN AAJA AND SAVE! Enjoy the many benefits of AAJA membership! www.aaja.org.
    Mail registration and checks to: Warisa Chulindra/AAJA, San Diego Union Tribune, 350 Camino de la Reina, San Diego, CA 92108. JOIN AAJA AND SAVE! Contact: Helen Chang, business journalist, hchangmedia@gmail.com, 858-205-7595 © Bring: your cell phone, camera and connection cords! Resumes optional. Computers provided.
    SPONSORS: AAJA (Logo) Cox Media (Logo)

    Program Schedule
    8:30am – 9:00am Registration
    9:00am – 9:15am Multimedia for Jobs, Career and Expertise – Intro
    9:15am – 10:45am Social Networking for Career and Story Contacts – Journalists use LinkedIn, Myspace and Facebook to find contacts. We show you how to set up your LinkedIn profile or expand an existing one, to track contacts for career or stories.
    Presenter: Kevin Black, director of research and multimedia, San Diego Business Journal
    11:00am – 12:30pm Video Resumes to Promote Your Career – Video clips can boost your portfolio – whether you are a broadcast, print or multimedia journalist. We show you how to use your cell phone, digital camera or camcorder to enhance your resume, showcase your portfolio and promote yourself on the Internet.
    Presenter: Harley Bergsma, senior project manager of digital media, McGraw-Hill Broadcasting Co., Inc.
    12:30pm – 1:30pm Lunch break
    1:30pm – 2:00pm Goldmine Information Online – Learn how to use syndication and online research tools to find the information you want.
    Presenter: Kevin Black, director of research and multimedia, San Diego Business Journal
    2:00pm – 4:00pm Blogging for Journalists — Journalists use blogs to share their expertise, opinions, and yes, news. It’s a place to upload photos, videos, links and a whole host of options. We show you how to set up or expand a blog page to advance your career.

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