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Time Inc announces shakeup of editorial structure

Time Inc on Friday announced a remaking of its editorial structure in a bid to increase collaboration across its portfolio of magazines. In a memo to staff, newly appointed chief content officer Alan Murray announced a series of appointments aimed at improving "our ability to take advantage of opportunities that cut across individual titles." All titles will be divided into … Read More
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What's next for Time Inc? Shared beats, more digital verticals and some paid content

Alan Murray was moderating a panel with the CEO of AOL earlier this year and wanted to know: What do legacy media companies have that digitally minded startups don't? "And he said, 'Oh my god. Your brands are Kryptonite to commodification,'" Murray said. "There's tons of competition in the digital world. But who really competes with People? Who really … Read More
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Alan Murray named Chief Content Officer at Time Inc

Fortune editor Alan Murray will become the chief content officer of Time Inc. as the company undergoes a sweeping transformation that seeks to de-emphasize its portfolio of magazines, according to multiple reports. Murray's appointment confirms the speculation that Norm Pearlstine, the current chief content officer at Time Inc., will be stepping aside, as had been reported in June by … Read More
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Here are 81 journalism internships and fellowships for application season

For most journalism students, the biggest step toward finding employment isn't passing the final. It isn't acing midterms, turning in homework or even meeting deadlines at the college paper. The most critical period in journalism school is the three-month window stretching from September to November informally known as internship application season. Getting professional experience and making contacts through an internship … Read More
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Sara Clemence named news director at Travel + Leisure

A few months after its rebranding, Travel + Leisure has hired a new overseer for much of its news report. Sara Clemence, previously the travel editor for The Wall Street Journal, will start at Travel + Leisure next week as news director. There, she will supervise the magazine's Upgrade section and formulate stories for the magazine and the website, per … Read More
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Career Beat: Lisa Arbetter named editor of StyleWatch

Good morning! Here are some career updates from the journalism community: Lisa Arbetter will be editor of StyleWatch. Previously, she was deputy editor of InStyle. (Time Inc.) Jill Geisler has been named Loyola University's Bill Plante Chair of Leadership and Media Integrity. She was a faculty member at Poynter for 16 years. (Poynter) Anna Dickson will be deputy … Read More
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Teri Everett leaves Time Inc. in communications shakeup

Teri Everett, Time Inc.'s executive vice president of corporate communications, is leaving the company in a restructuring of its communications structure, according to an announcement from CEO Joe Ripp and executive vice president Evelyn Webster Thursday. In a move that consolidates the company's communications team, Jaison Blair, vice president of investor relations, will become a senior vice president in … Read More
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You can now buy Fortune with bitcoin

Time Inc. Time Inc. will become the "first major magazine publisher" to accept the online cryptocurrency bitcoin, the company announced Tuesday. The magazine company will partner with Coinbase, a company that facilitates bitcoin transactions by offering users a virtual "wallet" to store their digital currency. On its website, Coinbase touts 1.8 million users and 37,000 merchants. Read More
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Capital flows like water to media companies (of a certain kind)

December has started with a bang-up ten days financially for some leading American media companies. Vox announced it has raised another $46.5 million in a new round of venture capital bringing its total valuation to $385 million. CEO Jim Bankoff, in a internal memo he made public, announced ambitious expansion plans for 2015. Outbrain, a content recommendation/native advertising … Read More