Leadership

ONA19

Newsroom Workflow: Tools and Tactics to Simplify and Iterate

  • Michael Ventura
  • Erica Smith
  • Moderated by Angela Pacienza

Newsrooms large and small are saddled with confusing workarounds, outmoded processes and silos incubating miscommunication. Join this session to acquire tools and tactics to make...

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Product Thinking for News Leaders

  • Becca Aaronson
  • Emma Carew Grovum
  • Shannan Bowen

Learn how to turn your journalistic curiosity and investigative skills inward to find bold solutions for your newsroom with this facilitated discussion about the rise of bridge...

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Unions and the Movement to Protect Journalists

  • Matt Pearce
  • Danielle Ohl
  • Eric Eddings
  • Moderated by Brittany Cheng

Labor unions are having a major impact across the digital media landscape and it’s past time to discuss their role in the newsroom and in the C-suites, how collective bargaining...

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Editorial Experiments to Develop and Refine Your Digital Audience Strategy

  • Everdeen Mason

Content creation and audience strategy should go hand in hand, but in many newsrooms, audience has an afterthought when deciding what stories to pursue and how to pursue them....

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A Balanced Diet for Digital Products: Cross-Functional Teams and Stakeholder “Food Groups”

  • Kellen Henry
  • Becky Pallack

In order to develop effective digital journalism products, newsroom leaders need to understand the different “food groups” involved, including editorial, advertising,...

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How to Approach Difficult Conversations: A Guide to Improve Your Newsroom Culture, Your Coverage and Your Life

  • Destinée-Charisse Royal
  • Luisa Ortiz Pérez

Difficult conversations are, by definition, challenging. This session will provide tactics to handle tough and tricky newsroom talks that will help turn uncomfortable conflicts...

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[Sponsored] Risk, Reputation and Identity Politics in the Newsroom

  • Nicole Carroll
  • Mitra Kalita
  • Raju Narisetti
  • Moderated by Soraya Chemaly

This event is presented by Women’s Media Center This discussion will focus on how homogeneity in senior management of newsrooms, persistently sex-segregated coverage, and...

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[Sponsored] Changing Biased Systems in Newsrooms

  • Nicole Carroll
  • Siri Chilazi
  • Mitra Kalita
  • Raju Narisetti
  • Moderated by Soraya Chemaly

This event is presented by Women’s Media Center This session will address what can be done to make institutional change and better reflect the needs of a diverse population and...

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How to Get Sh** Done in a Remote Workplace and Beyond

  • Anna Perling
  • Kaitlyn Wells
  • Adam Schweigert

How can you work well while working remotely? In this presentation, we’ll introduce you to the basics and beyond of a few powerful tools to help you manage projects, communicate ...