This is the end of news. Long live scoops.
Sick and tired of the news? Want to understand why we need journalism? Do you want to know what makes great journalism? Want a behind-the-scenes look at how journalists operate?
Behind the Scoop: Why You Should Think and Act like a Journalist is a short and sharp book that will help you identify and write scoops, understand how great journalism is fashioned and you’ll come away reading less news and picking up great journalism worth your time. It’s not just about getting the Bob Woodward-style scoop of the century, it’s about more power to you and less power to useless news.
Insights in Behind the Scoop come a dozen masters in journalism. Journalists interviewed for this book have traveled the world and include international award-winners with major scoops in outlets including but not limited to The New York Times, The Guardian, Quartz and many, many more.