5 reasons why your Midwest newsroom should send a staffer or two to APME's NewsTrain in Springfield, IL, on April 29 and 30:
5. You can't beat the price for top level training: $75 for two days.
4. Take home great social media and crowd sourcing tips from Mandy Jenkins, one of the best.
3. Learn how to make your government coverage relevant and sexy, with a focus on securing public records and digging for data.
2. Find out ways to cover the full diversity of your community, at a time when hiring for diversity may be limited.
1. Attend an acoustic performance by Freedom Sings in Representative Hall of the Old State Capitol of Illinois.
Learn more at http://www.apme.com/?page=Springfield