Skills that employers want you to have

Media job recruiters were asked (fall 2014) what they’re looking for on your resume. What was No. 1?

“The aptitude to use social media to dig up killer stories.”

Hiring managers said they want journalists who can intelligently dig up news from social media and other online posts, smartly interpreting and verifying for their readers the significance of what users are posting across the web.

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