How journalists can turn a passion into a startup news site

During this week's career chat, we talked with science and health reporter Jane Stevens, who turned her passion into a news startup, ACEs Too High. (ACE stands for Adverse Childhood Experiences.)

The site -- which focuses on how childhood trauma affects people and the science and policy surrounding that issue -- has attracted foundation support and has a companion social network for professionals. We chatted with Stevens about sizing the potential for a website, launching it, seeking support and retaining independence.

You can replay the chat here:

  • Joe Grimm

    Joe Grimm is a visiting editor in residence at the Michigan State University School of Journalism. He runs the JobsPage Website.

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