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The Hack Report (London Student Newspaper & Hackastory)

In this episode of the Hack Report, Jenni Graham talks to Oscar Webb, the current editor of Europe's largest independent student newspaper - the London Student. The paper is due to close after serving...

On 01 Feb 2014 By jenni / 0Comment

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WATCH: A Day in the Life of a 'Newsround' Presenter

In our last "Day in the Life of..." video, we delved into the world of life as a television news producer at Sky News. This time, we're taking you behind the scenes of CBBC's Newsround and presenter/reporter...

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Journalism work experience: What do you need in your bag?

Summer has finally arrived (Well, the sun is visible, which is good enough for me), and with it comes probably the most popular time of year for aspiring journalists to go on work experience. And if you’re...

On 01 Feb 2014 By joshua / 0Comment

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The Journalism Job Interview Checklist

I love lists. Seriously, I make lists every day. Shopping lists, to-do lists, wishlists... "Make a list, and you'll be more productive, Jenni." Yup. That's what I tell myself. It's probably the most...

On 01 Feb 2014 By joshua / 3Comments

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SEO for journalists: Why is it important?

When it comes to the rapidly-evolving world of online journalism, there are numerous key ‘buzzword’ topics to know about. Live blogging, audience engagement and content curation are a few, but there...

On 01 Feb 2014 By joshua / 1Comment

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INTERVIEW: The Sun's Samantha Johnson on sports journalism

Here at Wannabe Hacks, we are committed to giving you the scoop on different types of journalism. This time, we are delving into the world of sports. Samantha Johnson, has worked for the likes of Sky Sports...

On 01 Feb 2014 By joshua / 0Comment

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BBC Journalism Trainee Scheme: What I learnt from my interview

“I want to talk to you about Jimmy Saville.” Now that sentence would make you a little anxious regardless of the scenario, but when it’s put to you as part of an interview for the BBC Journalism...

On 01 Feb 2014 By joshua / 1Comment

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Increasing your chances of getting a job you've applied for

I can’t think of anything worse than waiting to hear something back after finishing a job application. In fact it might actually be one of the most soul destroying events in life! And it is something...

On 01 Feb 2014 By joshua / 0Comment

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I witnessed genocide: Why I want to be a journalist in Nigeria

I became a journalist because I have a facility for real-life storytelling; everybody has a story to tell, but with no voice, this fizzles out. I want to become the voice that will shine a light on some...

On 01 Feb 2014 By joshua / 0Comment

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What it's like to be in a newsroom reporting breaking news?

I'm lucky enough to have been in a newsroom during some seminal moments in the last three years. The night Tripoli fell, during GB's amazing medal haul in 2012 and last week to help report on the death...

On 01 Feb 2014 By joshua / 2Comments