Wednesday, October 16, 2019

TV STATIONS ADD NEWS JOBS WHILE NEWSPAPERS CUT THEM

July 12, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

While the nation’s leading newspapers continued to cut jobs and outsource work during 2011, radio and TV news outlets appeared quite healthy, according to a study conducted by the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) and posted on the Poynter.com website. The average number of staffers in the newsrooms of television stations rose 4.3 percent […]

TV STATIONS’ WEBSITES PROFITABLE — MAYBE

April 26, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

About 35 percent of TV station websites are operating in the black, according to a survey by Hofstra University conducted for the Radio, Television, and Digital News Association (RTDNA). Details of the survey were not made publicly available, but Broadcasting & Cable magazine said on it website that the survey included he observation that news […]

STUDY: FIRINGS SLOW IN TV NEWSROOMS

April 15, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

A study conducted by the Radio-Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) and Hofstra University has found that 400 local TV journalists lost their jobs in 2009 — a relatively small drop compared with the previous year when some 1,200 were laid off. According to the study, 60 percent of news directors polled said they do not […]