A Magazine by the Society of Professional Journalists

March 17th, 2004 • Quill Archives
Experience is good, but beware of job hopping

Every editor who’s listed as the contact person in a recruitment ad knows the feeling of having a teetering pile of thick brown envelopes somewhere in your office. The packages from job candidates tend to flow in fast, then start pooling on your desk or on your floor.

December 14th, 2001 • Quill Archives
Going nowhere fast?

The big freeze settled fast over the journalism job market, and it feels like it will be some time before there’s a thaw. If you were getting itchy to make a move before Sept. 11, you’ll probably have to settle in for a long wait.