The Lead

University of Georgia

How to get ahead in the news industry, told by the people who did. Hosted by Kyra Posey and executive produced by Keith Herndon, Ph.D. for the Cox Institute for Journalism Innovation, Management & Leadership at the University of Georgia.
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GPB News‘ Wayne Drash on tragedy reporting and following a family‘s unique medical journeyJewel Wicker on the future of culture journalism and on interviewing different sourcesCNN’s Grace Walker on finding her storytelling voiceThe AJC‘s Tyler Estep on covering communities and maintaining the human connectionUGA’s Kyser Lough on trends in photojournalism and studying the visual communications fieldWSB-TV‘s Maureen Sheeran on the investigative reporting processSeason 11 Trailer: Welcome Back!BONUS: Introducing Kyra Posey as hostMichelle McLoughlin on photography and storytellingWill Carr on preparing for pressureRalitsa Vassileva on communicating wellGreg Bluestein (Part 2/2) on impeachment and insurrectionGreg Bluestein (Part 1/2) on covering Georgia's political shiftRana Cash on leading the Savannah Morning NewsBONUS: Charlotte Norsworthy on what she's learnedWriting Essentials Part 5/5: Finding your voiceWriting Essentials Part 4/5: Covering "the other"Writing Essentials Part 3/5: Writing a leadWriting Essentials Part 2/5: NewsgatheringWriting Essentials Part 1/5: The importance of good storytelling