ONA Weekly #325: Run For The ONA Board Of Directors

By on September 9, 2020

Run for the ONA Board of Directors

We’re now accepting candidates for six seats open for election to the 2021-22 ONA Board of Directors. Participation is a unique opportunity for digital leaders to help guide the strategic direction of the world’s largest organization of digital journalists, shape the future of media and build a stronger industry. Submit your candidacy by Sept. 23.

Advice for navigating your career

Join us 12 p.m. ET, this Thursday, Sept. 10, for Career Advice from the Women’s Leadership Accelerator. Speakers include:

  • Megan Greenwell, Editor, Wired.com
  • María Sánchez Díez, Operations Editor, The Washington Post
  • Brooke Minters, Executive Producer of Video, POLITICO
  • Cara Anthony, Midwest Correspondent, Kaiser Health News
  • Paula Rogo, Founder/CEO, Kali Media
  • Tran Ha, Founder and Principal, Tiny Collaborative (moderator)

After the discussion, we’ll gather to chat and network using High Fidelity. And don’t miss the final installment in our Summer Series on Sept. 17: Women in Entrepreneurship. Registration for this series is free, with a suggested donation of $29 per discussion.

Stay tuned for special OJA winner announcements!

Join us as we announce the winners of the special categories for the 2020 Online Journalism Awards every week this month. We’ll release videos with presenters and acceptance speeches from winners on the following dates:

Mark your calendars, and keep an eye on our social channels for details on how to tune in!

Leveraging newsletters for audience insights

During ONA Insights: Audience Development + Analytics, we learned about how to utilize newsletters for audience research from Carrie Porter, Media Strategist & Journalist at Ralstin Agency, and Joseph Lichterman, Manager of Editorial and Digital Strategy at The Lenfest Institute for Journalism. Register or log in to your Insights account to watch the recording and develop a plan for gaining actionable insights on your readers.

Upcoming events

Career opportunities

ONA’s Career Center is an excellent resource for jobs, fellowships and internships in digital journalism. Recent postings include:

On our radar