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We have decided to skip our December meeting and instead do a two-fer in January. Join us for our next News Nerd Book Club hangout on Wednesday, January 13th at 1 pm ET.

For our January gathering we'll be reading not one, but two new books recently released by A Book Apart: Responsive Design: Patterns and Principles by Ethan Marcotte and Going Responsive by Karen McGrane.
January News Nerd Book Club Meeting: Two Books Apart
Wed, January 13, 1:00 PM EST
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We hope you'll join us for our next News Nerd Book Club hangout on Wednesday, October 14th at 1pm ET.

This month we'll be reading Microinteractions: Designing with Details by Dan Saffer.
News Nerd Book Club: Microinteractions
Wed, October 14, 2015, 1:00 PM EDT
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8 common practices of successful entrepreneurial journalists 
James Breiner has seen many entrepreneurial journalists fail and succeed. Here, he shares what common practices worked, and which ones didn't pan out.
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Tips for implementing technology projects in newsrooms 
Implementing technology projects in newsrooms or media organizations that traditionally don't have tech support can be a challenge. Here are five suggestions for starting such endeavors, based on experience.
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Working with data at a small newsroom 
Working in a small team has its ups and downs. Fewer people could mean less potential for miscommunication. But it could also mean a greater potential for delays because on a small team, each person takes on multiple roles. Here at PublicSource, in addition to working on our daily and in-depth stories, we’re each working on one or more investigative projects. We have no visuals team, no app development team, no data team. We have one team. And we...
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Our next discussion will take place on September 9 at 1pm ET to talk about Designing for Performance by Lara Callender Hogan.

You can have a look at our reading list if you want to add titles you would like us to consider for future meetings.
News Nerd Book Club: Designing for Performance
Wed, September 9, 2015, 1:00 PM EDT
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Editors & Publishers: Do read those comments! http://journo.biz/2015/06/16/editors-publishers-do-read-those-comments/
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The Research Desk: A Roundup of Tips & Tools from IRE 2015 http://gijn.org/2015/06/09/the-research-desk-a-roundup-of-tips-tools-from-ire-2015/ 
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New research: 11-point plan for protecting journalism sources in the digital age 
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How and Why We’re Building a Hyper-Diverse Newsroom at Seattle Globalist 
Jama Abdirahman is a 22-year-old student at Seattle Central College. He loves photography and the Seahawks. His parents, who are from Somalia, hope he’ll become an engineer. It’s unlikely that Jama would become a journalist. Journalism is dying, right? Plus, people of color made up just 13.
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4 lessons from 5 years of pushing the boundaries of public media 
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Promoting excellence and sustainability in nonprofit journalism.
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The Institute for Nonprofit News (INN) is dedicated to helping our member non-profit news organizations produce and distribute stories with the highest impact possible, and to become sustainable nonprofit organizations.
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