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Journalism Career School

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What you will learn

Journalism Career School -- Online

Journalists are an integral part of the political process. By keeping the public informed about the activities of public figures, international developments, and culture, journalists shape the way we think and the way our society operates. But all too often, liberal bias in our media means that conservatism does not get a fair hearing in the public spotlight.

That is why the Leadership Institute is helping conservatives to succeed in journalism.
However, careers in journalism are notoriously competitive. The good news is that journalism is an ever-changing field, and the opportunities to make an impression, whether it is online, on television, or in print, are limitless.

Whether you want to be on television, or pursue a career as a writer, the Journalism Career School will give you the tools to succeed. You will learn how to:
  • Succeed in getting a job with a publication, building and using contacts in media, and writing stories that get you noticed.
  • Get yourself on camera, practice, and analyze your television techniques in LI's studios.
  • Build your following online; create your own publication and videos that get you noticed!


Starts Wednesday, June 16

Wed 16:   9:30 AM  - 5:30 PM EDT
Thu 17:   9:30 AM  - 5:30 PM EDT


This training is online.


$30.00 $5.00 discount for early registration until 6/14/21 Your Cost: $25.00


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What graduates say

Janie Logan

Janie Logan

Production Assistant, Fox Business Network, New York City

"This seminar was absolutely enlightening as a recent graduate with a possible interest to work in the field. I appreciate the benefit of other people's experience, and their willingness to offer advice."

Your faculty

Michael Connolly

Michael Connolly

Michael Connolly was most recently the Deputy Chief of Staff to Sen. Mike Lee before starting his own consultancy.

Prior to that, he worked as the Staff Director at the Office of the Vice Chairman of the US Congress Joint Economic Committee in 2017 and served as the Senior Policy Advisor to the US Congress Joint Economic Committee from 2011-2012.

Michael Connolly has also worked as the Director of Communications from 2009 through 2011 for Club for Growth, a leading free-enterprise advocacy group.

Mr. Connolly has a wide range of experience in public service ranging from Senior Communications Advisor to Senator Jim DeMint, Speechwriter for FEMA and House Majority Leader Tom DeLay, and served as the Press Secretary on the House Judiciary Committee. Michael also spent some time as an English Composition Teacher at The Avalon School, and was a Consultant for the DCI Group.

Connolly has a bachelor's degree in the English Language and Literature/Letters from Virginia Tech.