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ONA21: Career advice from women leaders in newsrooms

A special session with career advice and insights from women leading change in newsrooms will be held during the ONA21 Conference that will be hosted on June 22-25, 2021 by the Online News Association.

The ONA21 Conference will focus on innovation in audience engagement, product development, trends forecasting and digital business strategy.

During a special session that will take place on Thursday 24 June, 16 – 16:45 UTC, women leading change in newsrooms will discuss how practical advice, personal support and targeted guidance can help women navigate career and workplace challenges – and walk away better prepared and better connected for what comes next.

Through its Women’s Leadership Accelerator, ONA has helped women gain insight into their unique challenges, with a focus on practical advice on how to improve their work.

In this session, participants will hear from Accelerator alumnae who lead in a range of journalism roles, including managing digital teams, leading video strategy, delivering impactful community-focused reporting, and creating data-driven visual storytelling. They’ll get insights on how they charted their own courses and tips for troubleshooting challenges in the workplace.

Speakers include Ashleé Clark, Vice President of Digital, Louisville Public Media, Bianca Consunji, APAC Editorial Manager, Product Writing, Netflix, and Darla Cameron, Data visuals editor, Texas Tribune.

To access this session, register here for ONA21.


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