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Only Churnalists — Not Journalists — will Get Replaced by Robots

Of all jobs, there are 8 that digital media futurist Amy Webb predicted would eventually vanish at some point in the future: toll booth operators and cashiers, marketers, customers, factory workers, financial middle men, journalists, lawyers, and phone workers. I … Continue reading

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Jika Menulis Jadi Otomatis (Tren Robot Penulis Berita)

Berhati-hatilah dengan impian dan harapan Anda. Begitu kata pepatah dari negeri China. Jika Anda bekerja sebagai pewarta, dan Anda pernah mengeluhkan betapa beratnya beban kerja Anda selama ini (misalnya karena harus turun ke lapangan, mengejar narasumber, menjalani piket/ shift malam … Continue reading

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Kara Swisher: Journalists Need to Be More Entrepreneurial, Too!

So Kara Swisher urges journalists to be more entrepreneurial. She said so during her interview with Jason Calacanis as a response to a question from one of the people in the audience whether there is still more room for aspiring … Continue reading

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Belajar Jurnalistik dari SpongeBob

‎Dibandingkan serial kartun Barat lainnya, saya suka SpongeBob Squarepants, makhluk rekaan berwarna kuning yang bentuknya mirip spon cuci piring kita. Serial The Simpsons sebenarnya juga menarik dan guyonan serta satirnya sangat menohok dan cerdas. Pada kenyataannya, bagi saya The Simpsons … Continue reading

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Jurnalisme ‘Positif’ vs Jurnalisme Investigatif

‎Sekitar setahun yang lalu, saya berkesempatan menghadiri sebuah seminar yang digelar IFC (International Finance Corporation) dan sempat ada pertentangan antara para jurnalis yang ada di dalamnya. Salah satunya ialah karena satu orang pembicara di depan mengatakan pihaknya hanya akan mendukung … Continue reading

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If You Hate Someone Else’s News, Write Your Own!

‎Yes, you read it right. And there I said it. I recall a seasoned foreign journalist commented when asked about his opinion on citizen journalism,”‎If someone doesn’t like what he reads, then he should write his own for himself to … Continue reading

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Kiat Tentukan Format Cerita dalam Tulisan

Menemukan sebuah bahan berita yang menarik di mata pembaca dan ‘menjual’ di mata pengiklan adalah satu kerja keras tersendiri. Ada sebuah keseimbangan yang harus dicapai di sini: keseimbangan antara aspek jurnalisme dan sisi komersialisme. Jurnalis perlu memegang teguh nilai-nilai idealisnya … Continue reading

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Reporter, One of the Most Stressful Jobs

If you’re a journalist, chances are you won’t jump with shock after reading this news. As stated by Chad Brooks (a BusinessNewsDaily contributor), some recent study indicated that being a reporter is one of the most stressful jobs ever in … Continue reading

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Who are Journalists?

“A journalist is a person without any ideas but with an ability to express them; a writer whose skill is improved by a deadline: the more time he has, the worse he writes.”-Karl Kraus I’m actually a journalist, too. I … Continue reading

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