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Glenn Halbrooks

Updated Articles and Resources

By Glenn Halbrooks

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Handling a Lawsuit Against Your News Reporting Created: Sunday, August 10, 2014 Updated: Sunday, August 10, 2014
      Many news stories carry the risk of a lawsuit. Know how to avoid the threat of being sued over a news story that you've written for TV, print or online media.
    • How to Deal with Deadline Pressure Created: Sunday, August 10, 2014 Updated: Sunday, August 10, 2014
      Deadline pressure is a part of most jobs. These 5 tips on dealing with deadline pressure will help you turn the stress into success.
    • The Risks and Rewards of Hiring New News Reporters Created: Sunday, July 27, 2014 Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014
      New news reporters present risks and rewards for any newsroom. Get the most out of your new news reporters, who will become your veteran staff members of tomorrow.
    • 5 Ways to Boost the Performance of Your New Employees Created: Sunday, July 27, 2014 Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014
      New employees are a gamble for any boss. If you want to make sure your new employees measure up to your expectations, these 5 ways will boost their performance.
    • Why Critiquing Your Employees Is Good for Morale Created: Sunday, July 27, 2014 Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014
      Critiquing your employees isn't the same as criticizing them. There are many reasons why critiquing your employees' job performance is good for their morale.
    • Will Fox and Time Warner Merge? Created: Monday, July 21, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014
      Fox and Time Warner are already among the largest media companies on the planet. Find out more about what they could control if they join forces.
    • 5 Reasons New News Reporters Quit the Media Industry Created: Sunday, July 20, 2014 Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014
      New news reporters are eager to launch their career, yet many leave the media industry after a short time. These are the top 5 reasons new reporters quit the job they'd always wanted.
    • Billboard Advertising for Your Media Company Created: Thursday, February 20, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      Billboards can be a powerful way to advertise your print, broadcast or online media company. Know the pros and cons of billboard advertising so you'll get results.
    • Start a Newsroom Mentorship Program Created: Saturday, July 12, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014
      Starting a newsroom mentorship program can help your entire company. These tips can help your newer employees learn from your most seasoned veterans.
    • Rush Limbaugh Biography Created: Sunday, March 24, 2013 Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014
      Rush Limbaugh is the most popular personality on U.S. radio. He launched his national politically conservative radio program shortly after the Fairness Doctrine was repealed, which helped stations ...
    • 5 Ways to Help New TV Reporters Succeed Created: Monday, July 07, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014
      Newsrooms take risks when rookie TV reporters are hired. You can help new reporters succeed using these five tips.
    • 5 Mistakes New News Reporters Make Created: Saturday, July 05, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      It's not easy being a new news reporter. These are the 5 common mistakes that new news reporters make and how they can be corrected.
    • TV News Anchor Career Profile Created: Monday, April 09, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      A TV news anchor is the highest-profile person working for a local station or national network. Develop your skills so you can take your seat behind the TV news anchor desk.
    • Host a Successful Radio Remote Broadcast Created: Sunday, April 17, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Radio remote broadcasts are becoming more rare as stations switch to pre-taped programming or nationally syndicated shows. Boost your ability to deliver success while live on location by interactin...
    • How to Sell Online Advertisements Created: Monday, March 12, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Online advertisements are flexible in ways other forms of media can't match. Know how to capitalize on online advertisements so you can seal the deal." itemprop="descriptio3'" --> itemprop="descrip...
    • 5 Ways Your Company Can Use Instagram Created: Sunday, June 29, 2014 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      If your company isn't using Instagram, you're missing an opportunity to expand your reach and grow your audience. These 5 tips get you started today.
    • Start a News Blog Created: Sunday, June 29, 2014 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      Starting a news blog requires careful planning. Know how to start a news blog so that you'll reach the biggest audience possible.
    • 5 Ways to Write News Stories with Impact Created: Sunday, June 29, 2014 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      Write news stories that will grab attention. These 5 ways to write news stories with impact will help you use news writing to build a bigger audience.
    • How to Manage Your Employees' Social Media Accounts Created: Saturday, June 28, 2014 Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014
      Are your employees over-sharing? Use these four tips to manage your employees' social media accounts.
    • Use Hashtags to Build Your Brand Created: Thursday, June 26, 2014 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      Build your brand with the right hashtag. Use these 11 strategies for developing the right hashtag that puts your company on the social media map.
    • Sean Hannity Bio Created: Sunday, September 23, 2012 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
      Sean Hannity's conservative political views are unmistakeable in everything he says on TV, radio or in his bestselling books. Find out more about how his national media career got its start.
    • Webalizer Review Created: Sunday, October 02, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014
      If Webalizer sounds familiar to you, it's probably because you've seen it in on servers running Cpanel. It can be installed on any server and its ease of use makes it one of the most popular free a...
    • Assignment Editor Career Profile Created: Wednesday, May 09, 2012 Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014
      An assignment editor is the heartbeat of the television newsroom. Know how to handle time management, intense pressure and logistical challenges.
    • Design a Media Logo Created: Wednesday, June 11, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014
      Designing a media logo looks easy, until you try it. Know the 5 steps to designing a media logo that tells your audience who you are and builds brand loyalty.
    • 6 Types of Media Advertising Created: Friday, October 21, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014
      Media advertising involves more than just making a 30-second commercial or placing a display ad in a print publication. Decide which of six types of ads will reach your audience and deliver the res...
    • Making Money with a Media Website Created: Monday, December 13, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014
      Most people don't think you can make money with a media website, but if you make the right choices, you can watch the dollars roll in." itemprop="description"="description" Monday, January 16, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014
      Mastering a live shot is a critical skill for anyone who works in TV news. Learn how to stay calm, talk in outline form and think on your feet as you report live from the scene."
    • Media and Politics Created: Saturday, February 04, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014
      Media and politics usually mix as well as oil and water. Reporters seek the truth, while politicans seek election. See the 8 ways politicians can successfully manipulate media coverage to get votes...
    • DMA Created: Sunday, April 10, 2011 Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014
      A definition of the television term dma and how it is used in media.
    • How to Sell Radio Advertisements Created: Thursday, March 08, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014
      Radio advertisements can be the most effective tool for a client to boost sales at a low cost. If you work in radio, know how to tout the benefits of radio advertisements while addressing the drawb...
    • News Writing Tips for TV News Created: Thursday, January 19, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014
      News writing for television combines unique skills -- journalism, English and even some showmanship. Turn wordy, hard-to-understand copy into sizzling scripts with 10 easy tips."
    • How Media Censorship Affects the News Created: Sunday, June 05, 2011 Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014
      Media censorship may bring to mind government-controlled news reports from a Cold War-era communist country. But in America today, the news is censored in your hometown newspaper or on network television in ways you may not realize.

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