It’s difficult to know if you’re doing a job well if you aren’t really sure about that job’s description. But that’s exactly the situation most collegiate media advisers are in. Here’s advice from a student editor-in-chief about what students want from their media advisers.
The employment section of your publication manual is important for helping your staff feel secure about their jobs. Here’s what this section should include.
One of the first things I did when I became a collegiate media adviser was write job descriptions for the staff. Read about why I’ve threatened to destroy them at least once a semester since I wrote them almost a decade ago.