More important than a résumé is a strong digital presence to land a job in data journalism, be it interactive news, data visualizations or news applications. Matt Waite, journalism professor at University of Nebraska-Lincoln, offers insight into what you need to score the data-driven journalism job.

Watch Waite's NewsU on-demand webinar replay, Drones for Reporting and Newsgathering: The Promise and the Peril, for free with this discount code: