Entrepreneurship

ONA17

Fireside Chat with Medium CEO Ev Williams

  • Ev Williams
  • Moderated by Manoush Zomorodi

When Medium arrived on the web, it offered a number of intriguing features: a publishing platform that existed somewhere between a tweet and a blog post; a stab at fixing broken...

ONA17

Hunting, Gathering and Accounting: Freelance Survival Skills

  • Katherine Reynolds Lewis
  • Rob Pegoraro

We’ll help aspiring freelancers — or staffers who might wind up having to freelance next week — accelerate the learning curve with advice about issues that may seem obvious...

ONA16

reported.ly: The Story of Digital Media

  • Moderated by Mathew Ingram

Unique and experimental in its focus, structure and revenue stream, the two-year-old social news-wire project reported.ly uses social media platforms as a home for real-time news...

ONA15

Starting It Up: Inside + Outside Your Newsroom

The Unconference is a chance for conference attendees to propose conversations on topics we may not have covered elsewhere. Topics were pitched and voting was held at the...

ONA15

Fail Fest 2015: I Failed, It Sucked, But Here’s How I Bounced Back

  • David Cohn
  • Kim Fox
  • Mariana Santos

The mantra from Silicon Valley is that failure is OK, as long as you fail rapidly and learn something from it. We’ll have a series of rapid-fire presentations from our brave,...

ONA15

Solving for News: Real World Lessons From News Startups

Ever envision a tool that would make a story you were reporting or a workflow you were trapped in *so* much better? Ever daydream about flipping your desk, walking out of the...