How the USA TODAY Network “works”
A primer on how to get local stories in USA TODAY (and vice versa), how to take advantage of shared resources like Center for News Design, Digital Optimization Team, recruiting, training, etc. — and whom to call on for help.
Download the above document for details on content-sharing, budgeting, communication, who to reach (and how to reach them.
More training on Project Management:
Covering Natural Disasters: Preparedness Training
There are multiple resources journalists can prepare ahead of a natural disaster. Data + Journalism author and trainer Mike Reilley of University of Illinois-Chicago walks USA TODAY Network journalists through tools you may not have considered using.
How to Find and Plan Trending Stories
Cincinnati’s News of NOW team walks through the process and tools they use in this session on trending stories.
Develop an audience plan for a big winner in the making
Audience plans are an outline of social, alert, boost and publish plans for a story we expect to be a big win.