|The ASJA Weekly|
|Aug. 15, 2013|
So You Want to be a Foreign Correspondent
By Bill Hinchberger
While serving an extended stint as president of the São Paulo Foreign Correspondents Club back in the '90s, I received a constant stream of budding international reporters looking for advice. That experience provided the spark for a couple of panels on living and working abroad at the ASJA conference a few months ago. (If you missed those sessions, Stephanie de Ruiter has a nice recap on profnetconnect.com).
Back in São Paulo, if those budding correspondents seemed keen on stability, I would suggest that they apply for jobs at news agencies like Bloomberg or Reuters.More
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