In the tradition of writer's Handbook" and the "Television News Handbook", this guide is aimed both at those thinking of going into print journalism and those already in the profession, but wanting to be the best journalist they can and move upwards in their career. It includes a main narrative section and a substantial listings section. There is information on how to get on the right courses and how to get into journalism, and it can be used by those already in the profession as a contacts reference point.
From his apprenticeship at the Sheffield Star to Editorial Director of the Telegraph Group, Kim Fletcher's outstanding career in journalism makes him uniquely qualified to comment on the industry and advise aspiring journalists. Among his many contributions to journalism, Fletcher is the chairman of the official regulatory body, The National Council for the Training of Journalists.