Career Building: Early Career Tips From ONA’s MJ Bear Fellows (RSVP Encouraged)

The 2023 ONA MJ Bear Fellows will discuss their innovative projects such as a public-facing and participatory style guide and a fact-checking toolbox. They'll also share tips on how early-career journalists can get buy-in on their ideas and make creative projects happen. Learn about the delicate art of getting a "yes" from newsroom leadership, potential pitfalls, creative problem-solving and more. The MJ Bear Fellowship honors six outstanding journalists under 30 each year whose innovative work in independent, community and corporate news represents the best of new media. Learn more about the MJ Bear Fellowship!


Benét Wilson
Director, Poynter-Koch Media and Journalism Fellowship