New grads: Beware LinkedIn scams

New grads: Beware LinkedIn scams

Celeste Sepessy She was CNBC’s newest content creator. She’d make $45 an hour and start April 26.  It all started with a LinkedIn job posting. Then came an offer from Ryan Ruggiero, CNBC’s director of newsroom outreach strategy and initiatives. The new graduate...
Science the sh*t out of this

Science the sh*t out of this

Day: <span>March 24, 2021</span> This post is part of a new project at the News Co/Lab: an updated version of our Mediactive open online course with a stronger focus on media literacy in science and health. We’re building on the core concepts,...
5 Mediactive principles for media creators

5 Mediactive principles for media creators

Day: <span>March 3, 2021</span> It can be easy to assume that the only real creators on the internet are those who publish articles, make YouTube videos or run websites. But in reality, we are all media creators if we have so much as posted a picture on...
6 Mediactive principles for media consumers

6 Mediactive principles for media consumers

Quinlyn Shaughnessy How do you choose what news story to read or Instagram post to share? Most of us consume and share media that grabs our attention without vetting it much. But a better approach is to shift your mindset about how you choose what media to read,...