How photojournalists can improve their job security

The Chicago Sun-Times' decision to lay off its entire photo staff raises important questions about how photographers can keep themselves in high demand. During this week's career chat, we talked with Jeff Knox, senior director of photography at the Chicago-area Daily Herald and president of the Associated Press Photo Managers.

Knox talked about how photojournalists can fireproof their career -- by creating new opportunities for themselves, developing new skills and increasing their ability to adapt to changes.

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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