Once a week, we gather stories about the media business, journalism, writing, publishing, and freelancing—with a Canadian focus—and share them in Off the Wire. Who needs a water cooler?


From Canada:

From The U.S. and beyond:


Last week on Story Board:

  • The state of the unpaid internship: “Don’t devalue yourself.” That’s the number one piece of advice that Claire Seaborn offers young people looking for work these days…
  • Open Cinema “connects the docs” with online technology: Want to check out what might turn into the Netflix of documentary filmmaking? Mandy Leith, the Victoria, B.C.-based founder and director of Open Cinema, has been leading the effort to assemble a combination of online technologies to help documentary filmmakers share their work…


Spot a story you think we should include in next week’s Off the Wire? Email the link to editor@thestoryboard.ca or tweet us at @storyboard_ca.      

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