The Charlotte Area Association of Black Journalists (CAABJ) is an affiliate chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ), a nonprofit organization focused on establishing strong ties among African-Americans working in the media and expanding and balancing the media's coverage of the African-American community and experience.

August 15, 2008

NABJ Presents Free Webinar Series on Managing Newsrooms

Take the time next week to enjoy the first in a series of webinars themed Managing Today's Newsroom, presented by the National Association of Black Journalists and the Poynter Institute. If you're an active NABJ member, receive your special passcode for the webinar at

Register at, and use the code to experience this or the entire series for free.

Members are signing up every day to one or all four webinars. NABJ's own Walter Middlebrook of the Detroit News and the team at Poynter are working on a fun, engaging and interactive presentation.

Making the Transition to Supervisor
August 20
2-3 p.m. EST
Free to NABJ Members
Powered by the Poynter Institute's NewsU

This series of web seminars (webinars) will prepare you for the complete change of responsibilities that come with becoming an editor or producer and will help you plan for the challenges ahead. Come away with a better understanding of what your colleague in the newsroom expects of you. The invaluable set of tools in this seminar will prepare you to assume that all-important first supervisory role with greater confidence and success.

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