The News Nirvana Podcast
Ep. 9: On storytelling and context

Ep. 9: On storytelling and context

November 30, 2021

Rob Curry, executive producer of digital at KHQ in Spokane, Wash., joins the show for conversations on newsrooms thinking digital first, shifting to meet changing audience demand and finding the best way to package stories for the communities we cover.

Ep. 8: Creating access & driving change

Ep. 8: Creating access & driving change

November 16, 2021

It's a time to offer real support. A time for change. It is, according to Larry Graham, a time for action. In his 25-year career in the news business, Graham has worked in newsrooms and industry associations across the country. In 2021, he launched the Diversity Pledge Institute to help news organizations increase diversity in their businesses as well as provide needed support for the under-represented workers.

Ep 7: Delivering news for the people, not their mailboxes

Ep 7: Delivering news for the people, not their mailboxes

November 2, 2021

Daniel Williams has spent his entire career working to build and retain news audiences. The game, he says, has changed and the focus now needs to be on the news consumer and creating sustainable relationships not only with them, but also between the reader and our organizations' business partners and advertisers. The co-founder of BlueLena sits down with Host Nick Parker for a conversation on audience building and retention.