Is Bloomberg just scared, or something?

Late last month, Bloomberg editor Ben Richardson resigned because of a spat with his bosses regarding the handling of a report on the hidden financial ties of families of Chinese officials and a wealthy businessman. So, what happened? As Richardson stated in his email to JimRomenesko.com: “I left Bloomberg because of the way the story…

Newsweek and its Turnaround Strategy

What’s Newsweek’s turnaround strategy again? Focus on “deep reporting” and investigative stories: “create your own weather if you must”? Well, this was actually quoted of its Editor-in-Chief Jim Impoco when the weekly news magazine planned on getting back on print after a 14-month hiatus. Incidentally, Newsweek then got into a controversy after a purported report…

Diane Sawyer, World News Anchor

Forbes’ 73rd most powerful woman is ABC World News Anchor Diane Sawyer – the second newswoman in the elite list to be featured in our Leadership blog. Hmm… 46 years in the industry, and probably has the most number of exclusive interviews with dignitaries? So, this could be why she’s ranked higher than Greta Van…

Vivian Schiller. Recruitment. And Twitter.

Come January 2014, NBC’s chief digital officer would be moving over to new grounds, and that’s with Twitter. Vivian Schiller would be filling up a newly created position as the social network’s Head of News and Journalism Partnerships. Hmm… interesting position. According to Twitter’s job description, Schiller will serve as a liaison between the social…