23 episodes

The “How to Cover Money” podcast series, produced by the Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism, is designed specifically for journalists who want to cover business better on their beats.

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The “How to Cover Money” podcast series, produced by the Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism, is designed specifically for journalists who want to cover business better on their beats.

    Business journalism advice for students with Jeff Timmermans

    Business journalism advice for students with Jeff Timmermans

    For her last episode, Ruby interviews Jeff Timmermans, Director of the Reynolds Center. Ruby asks poignant questions about what is needed from students looking to get into business journalism and why students should consider the field. Jeff shares with us the importance of business journalism and how you don't need a finance background to report on and cover the business beat.

    • 8 min
    Gender equity in the newsroom with Kristen Gilger

    Gender equity in the newsroom with Kristen Gilger

    Ruby interviews Kristen Gilger, co-author of ’There’s no crying in newsrooms,’ on what it was like as a woman in broadcast journalism 30 years ago compared to today. Kristen shares insights on how her expectations and hope of greater equity have unfortunately not matched up with reality and reminds women in the business to remember that they are never alone.

    • 10 min
    Data Analysis: A journalist’s superpower with Steve Doig

    Data Analysis: A journalist’s superpower with Steve Doig

    Numbers are the language of the world. Ruby interviews Steve Doig, experienced data journalist and current ASU professor, on how working with data can be a business journalist's superpower. Steve discusses how understanding data tools for smaller stories can prepare you for bigger stories that happen near you or in your beat.

    • 8 min
    Sports streaming business with Todd Merkow

    Sports streaming business with Todd Merkow

    Ruby Arora interviews Todd Merkow, first general manager of FOX Sports Arizona and current strategic and operational consultant who also teaches sports journalism majors at the Cronkite School of Journalism. Ruby and Todd discuss Amazon emerging into NFL streaming and what journalists should be aware of and what to look out for in the future of sports streaming.

    • 9 min
    Media training with Susan Lisovicz

    Media training with Susan Lisovicz

    Ruby Arora interviews Susan Lisovicz on how journalists can prepare to be on camera and why business journalism is such an important field for all journalists to understand.

    • 8 min
    Behind the 2016 Barlett & Steele Bronze Prize Winner, Oxycontin’s 12-hour Problem

    Behind the 2016 Barlett & Steele Bronze Prize Winner, Oxycontin’s 12-hour Problem

    Los Angeles Times Reporter Harriet Ryan and Editor Matt Lait, now of CNN, spoke with Jenna Miller of the Reynolds Center to discuss their work with the award-winning Oxycontin's 12-hour Problem investigation. This project took home the Bronze Award at the 2016 Barlett and Steele Awards for Investigative Journalism.

    • 13 min

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