The digital evolution has expanded job opportunities for journalists, even as print readership numbers dwindle.
In fact, the separation between print, broadcast and digital journalists is a thing of the past. Because news today can be delivered to people immediately through websites and social platforms, the need to wait for the next morning’s publication or late night breaking news is no longer necessary. The news cycle has become 24/7. And let’s not forget how social media has made everyone into journalists. Although the way journalism works is shifting, the basics and fundamentals of the job remain the same. The ultimate goal is to gather objective relevant information and relay it to the people.Read on for some reminders on how to seamlessly adapt as a journalist: