NABJ/NAHJ 2020 Virtual Convention
NAHJ Student Bootcamp
AGENDA (all times are Eastern)
Saturday, August 1, 2020 – 1 pm – 5 pm EDT
1 pm Reporting during Pandemics and Protests
Uncover ways to get the story from a distance and in the midst of chaos.
2:15 pm Leveraging Your Internship
An internship gives you access to marketable skills in real time and also a new network of contacts. Learn how to maximize your experience to create opportunities in your job search.
3:30 pm What to Know Before Meeting with Recruiters
Hear from hiring managers on what they’re looking for in an interview, and what to avoid.
Sunday, August 2, 2020 – 1 pm EDT – 5 pm EDT
1 pm Telling the Story Visually
Using images to enhance your storytelling.
2:15 pm Making a Good First Impression
Learn how to take your materials and your pitch to the next level so they help open doors.
3:30 pm Interview and Writing Techniques
Get tips on telling stories effectively – adding details, and pitching stories to news directors.
Saturday, August 8, 2020 – 1 pm EDT – 3:30 pm EDT
1 pm Turning New Connections into Leads
Attending the conference was the first step! How to follow-up, arrange informational interviews, land an internship or a job.
2:30 pm Managing Trauma and Caring for Yourself
Dealing with the stress, anxiety and uncertainty journalists face.
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