Entrepreneur magazine has a new column called "Doing Good," featuring entrepreneurs whose business models are based on giving back to their communities as well as the world.
Have a great story idea that you want to pitch to freelancers? If so, give them enough time to work with their client publications. Don't expect to pitch, then hear from them immediately about whether they're interested. That's one of the tips from freelance journalist Helen Chang, who has contributed to Time, BusinessWeek, San Francisco … [Read more...]
The Wall Street Journal is launching a monthly glossy magazine called Pursuits, designed to explore "the world of wealth." It is expected to launch next September and be distributed with the Journal's Saturday editions. Content will be available free online, outside the Journal's paid subscription wall. An editor hasn't been named, but Robert … [Read more...]
Small business owners are accustomed to doing media interviews without having to reveal information like their annual revenue.
Most business journals, dailies and weeklies will cover a small business without that information. (See "How to Use Business Journals to Tell Your Story.") But if you're trying to get into Fortune Small Business, … [Read more...]
Frank J. Gallo of Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. asks: "Sometime back in 2006 I saw a copy of the Atlanta Dog Life Magazine and was hoping to know whatever happened to the magazine? It seemed like a great concept. I met the editor, Kitty Roberts, a few years back when this was just a concept and was hoping she was able to make it work...for the … [Read more...]
If you work for a construction company, or you're pitching the construction trade magazines, don't miss this article in which several editors from the trades offer their best tips on how to get their attention. They discuss several things I've written about in "Special Report #49: 17 Ways … [Read more...]
Judy Mandell, a freelance writer for the "Robb Report," the monthly magazine for ultra-affluent readers with an average household income of $1.18 million, is looking for aviation and boating stories for this winter and spring, but no profiles.
What's new, exciting, scary, wonderful, … [Read more...]