“Being sensitive as a journalist can be a really positive trait. The job does toughen you up though.” Channel Ten journalist, Yasmin Paton, speaks to Brittany Lanyon.
“If you really want to be a music journalist, write your own reviews, write your own feature articles … write it at home for no one to see, but just write, write, write!”
Poppy Reid is the managing editor of Rolling Stone Australia and The Brag Media, Australia’s biggest independent music network. She answers Rebecca Martyn’s questions.
“Some days you could have eight court reporters and still not be across it all. There are so many amazing stories up here.” Adam Cooper started as a cadet for the Leader newspaper, before moving on to cover sport for 10 years at Australian Associated Press and joining the The Age in 2010. He talks to Caitlyn Quinn