How do I start a Career in Journalism?

I am very curious about a Career in Journalism. Unfortunately, it is very difficult to find information about What Journalism actually is. Most pages on the internet just talk about How to get into Journalism. It had been a while since I was researching about a Career in Journalism, when I came across:

Satabhisa Bhaumik's perspective!

Satabhisa Bhaumik has worked in Journalism for 0 years & 9 months. Satabhisa Bhaumik has worked in Journalism as Journalist in Times of India. In Satabhisa Bhaumik's own words, this is how Satabhisa Bhaumik got into Journalism: "After doing my schooling from Delhi Public school, I did my BA from Lady Shri Ram College and thereafter I did my Post Graduate Diploma in Integrated Journalism from Times School of Journalism, Delhi. I worked with Times of India as a journalist in 2013." Satabhisa Bhaumik has a profile in Resume 2.0 format on:

Career Video on Journalism

In a video, Satabhisa Bhaumik has talked about various aspects of a Career in Journalism. Satabhisa Bhaumik started by explaining Journalism as: "Journalism is the production and distribution of reports on the interaction of events, facts, ideas and people that are the news of the day and that impacts society to at least some degree." The video was an engaging disposition.

We all know that only 10% of what is taught in Journalism is actually used in real life. The education section of the video clearly explained what is the 10% needed in Journalism. Satabhisa Bhaumik touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:
  • Law
  • Mass Communication
  • Current Affairs
  • Social Science
  • Social Awareness
Anyone aspiring for this Career needs to understand that Skill development is crucial for success.
Satabhisa Bhaumik then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Journalism:
  • Writing
  • Communication
  • Value & Ethics
  • Time Management
  • Language Proficiency
There are great positives of this Career.
Satabhisa Bhaumik believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Journalism:
  • Job Satisfaction
  • Sense of Purpose
  • Recognition
  • Social Welfare
After a discussion on Positives, Challenges complete the caricature of a Career.
And, Satabhisa Bhaumik believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Journalism:
  • Odd Working Hours
  • High Public Responsibility
  • Deadlines
  • Risk to Personal Safety
  • Rejection & Competition

In the final section of the video Satabhisa Bhaumik talks about How a day goes in a Career in Journalism. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Journalism, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video:

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This video on a Career in Journalism opened my eyes to a completely new perspective and got me interested in LifePage. LifePage has the most comprehensive Career List. LifePage is the world’s most evolved Career Platform. You can use LifePage to find your Career Objective. LifePage also offers the most comprehensive Career Planning process. You can use LifePage to explore more than a thousand Career Options. LifePage has the most exhaustive Career List. It is truly Career Counseling 2.0 I think LifePage is doing an amazing job of connecting real professionals with Career seekers. It is truly an amazing innovation in the area of Career Counseling. You can learn more about LifePage on:

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I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:

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