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    How to be a good Journalist?

    I am working as a journalist for one of the leading newspaper of India for the past five years. However,I did not have great achievements and hence no considerable growth. So I want to know how can I be a good journalist. What points should I keep in mind and implement while working?

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    Re: How to be a good Journalist?

    hello friend..

    Since you are working as a journalist, so I am directly coming to the point that how you can be good journalist. Here are some qualities of good journalist:-

    1. Be inquisitive
    2. be a skeptic
    3. Have good grasp of General Knowledge
    4. Be trustworthy
    5. Develop good writing writing skills
    6. Be Competitive

    Develop these qualities and have a great future ahead.

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    Re: How to be a good Journalist?

    To be a good journalists:-

    1.First of all you are to achieve 1(one) degree on journalism from the recognized University having minimum 60% marks, to know the profession better.

    2.You should read the background of successful journalists biohraphy.

    3.You are to write topics which is social and people like the most for example successful people's story.

    4.You are to write on present burning questions if you can show the reason & remidy.

    5.You can high light the social menace these topics people like the most.

    These are the steps and experience to lead you at the top floor of journalism.

    Thank you,

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    Re: How to be a good Journalist?

    Hello Sir ..

    kindly follow the below steps

    You need to carry a Camera With you always

    Keep a Dairy or Journal along with you

    Be Determined

    Have a Good Grasp of General knowledge

    Be Responsible and Competitive

    You must have Good Writing Skills

    Be willing to meet New people

    Carry Pen or Pencil at all times

    Be Trustworthy



    VERY GOOD LUCK

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    Re: How to be a good Journalist?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    I am working as a journalist for one of the leading newspaper of India for the past five years. However,I did not have great achievements and hence no considerable growth. So I want to know how can I be a good journalist. What points should I keep in mind and implement while working?
    Dear Aspirant,

    Need not be frustrated.Have patience.In order to be a successful journal,you are required to have a degree in jounalism from a recognised university with good marks.So if you don't have this degree,try to get it as early as possible.

    Secondly,you should have good communication skill.

    Thirdly,you should go through other news paper daily & note down the way of writing of a successful journal & follow the same.

    Make your writing easy with the true matter.

    You can read the biography of a successful journal,so that you can have more patience & develop strategy in writing the news.

    Be aware the current affairs & focuss it in your writing.

    Hope the above tips will help you to a great extent.

    Thanks & good luck.

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    Re: How to be a good Journalist?

    Re: How to be a good journalist?

    Hi friends...,

    Here some qualities of good journalist:

    # Be Inquisitive.
    # Be a speak.
    # Be determined.
    # Have a good grasp of general knowledge.
    # Be trustworthy.
    # Develop good writing skills.
    # Improve your communication skills also.
    # Be motivated and enthusiastic.
    # Develop a passion for accuracy.
    # A lot of hard work.
    # Be competitive.
    # Be responsible and fair.
    # Keep a journal or a dairy.
    # Carry a camera with you.
    # Be willing to meet new people.

    So you can follow this tips you become a good journalist.

    Thanks!!!

    GOOD LUCK............





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    Re: How to be a good Journalist?

    To become a good journalist , you have to develop yourself.
    It takes time.so you have to wait for some time & continue develop & imporve the skill to become a good journalist

    Skill to be developed for good journalist

    --> Be positive
    --> Be Trustworthy
    --> Develop passion for accuracy
    --> Be responsible
    --> Do Hard work
    --> Be competitive
    --> Develop writing skill
    --> Be enthusiastic
    --> Be motivated

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