Reporters & Correspondents


Collect and analyze facts about newsworthy events by interview, investigation, or observation. Report and write stories for newspaper, news magazine, radio, or television.
Also called: Anchor, News Reporter, Reporter, Staff Writer

Knowledge:

    Arts and Humanities
  • English language
    Communications
  • multimedia
  • telecommunications
    Safety and Government
  • law and government

Skills:

    Basic Skills
  • listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
  • reading work related information
    Problem Solving
  • noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it

Abilites:

    Verbal
  • listen and understand what people say
  • communicate by speaking
    Ideas and Logic
  • make general rules or come up with answers from lots of detailed information
  • create new and original ideas

Personality:

Description: People interested in this work like activities that include creating, designing, and making your own rules.
    They do well at jobs that need
  • Dependability
  • Attention to Detail
  • Integrity
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Achievement/Effort
  • Initiative

Technology:

    Video creation and editing software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe AfterEffects
  • YouTube
    Data base user interface and query software
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft SQL Server
    Desktop publishing software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe InDesign
  • Microsoft Publisher

Education:

    bachelor's degree
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