Sumner Redstone’s hiring technique

By Felix Salmon
August 11, 2009
This is an increasingly common story: blogger writes a great blog entry which gets noticed by someone big in the MSM, and ends up getting a well-paying job as a result. That's how you monetize blogs, folks. Not Google ads.

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This is an increasingly common story: blogger writes a great blog entry which gets noticed by someone big in the MSM (these people don’t read books), and he ends up getting a well-paying job as a result. That’s how you monetize blogs, folks. Not Google ads.

(Oh, and, many congratulations, Dan!)

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Good luck finding a well-paying job in MSM.

Posted by Curmudgeon | Report as abusive

Well that’s all well and good for comedy writers but when all news gathering organizations run out of money how does that help people trying to be reporters?

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