Pros: close proximity, quiet atmosphere, productivity driven.
Cons: extensive traveling, quick deadlines, and daily meetings.
Each day starts with a briefing on writing, AP style and tips on news gathering.
As a corporate journalist, I travel every month to gather news for certain clients for their company newsletter.
Management is always available when needed. The atmosphere is always positive, uplifting and goal oriented.
Co-workers are very helpful as we all work towards – more... the same goals.
The hardest part of the job is traveling. Being on the road for a minimum of nine days out of each month can be difficult.
The most enjoyable part of the job is seeing your work appear in a client's newsletter. What's even more enjoyable is seeing the client happy with a finished newsletter and inviting you back to their company to write the next edition. – less