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In this section, we offer you some free videos, podcasts and articles about different skills for journalists. This list will be continuosly extended and updated:


Finding stories

Five ways to find extraordinary stories

Another five ways to find a great story

Five more tips on finding a great story


Investigation & Research

How to wisely choose interviewees

Whistleblowers and how to find them

Twitter as a research tool?


Journalistic Writing

How to write the head(line)

How to write the lead

The sense and nonsense of the inverted pyramid

How to write the concluding paragraph or sentence


Self Marketing

For freelancers: How to approach editorial offices?

Winning a journalism award


Eight Questions for...

Marcel Metze (Netherlands)

Serena Tinari (Switzerland)


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