When it comes to diversity at the top, the media industry is as guilty as almost any other of failing to represent the society it serves. We talked to senior leaders from Hearst, the Guardian, Centaur and the Financial Times about their experiences and what can be done to make sure women get the opportunities they deserve.
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27th February 2015
Falling audience numbers combined with the difficulty of quantifying the effectiveness of ads are also the issues facing print, which is the only medium with a forecasted decreased ad spend in 2015. So why is television ad spending actually increasing?
26th February 2015
Reed Elsevier - soon to be combined from its two parent companies into the sole RELX Group - has announced its full-year 2014 results. They show a company whose underlying revenue is growing as a result of diversification.
25th February 2015
The quarterly NRS PADD figures demonstrate that catering to the British public's platform infidelity could be paramount for publishers.
25th February 2015
Viewability is a threat. Ad blocking is a threat. How you address one has big long-term implications for the other.
24th February 2015
Circa's CEO Matt Galligan on "the single biggest problem facing the news world in the coming three to five years" - and how retaining a digital audience is the key to solving it.
23rd February 2015
In the first of a series of case studies into how a number of digital magazines are navigating those challenges, we speak to Electronic Sound magazine's co-founder Christopher 'Push' Dawes, about the challenges facing a new digital music magazine.
20th February 2015
Like it or not, we are starting to see a whole range of objects become connected by sending signals and messages to each other, alerting our mobile devices, and creating databanks on everyone. That's great news for data-hungry publishers looking to become indispensible to their audience through more targeted content - and could be good for consumers as well.
19th February 2015
The shortlists for the British Media Awards 2015 were announced this week. The shortlists can be found here, but we thought we'd share some of the enthusiastic responses from the individuals and organisations whose hard work and innovation in the media industry has got them on to the list.
18th February 2015
New ad-spending research shows that UK publishers are growing their digital ad-spend at a higher rate than their European counterparts. Here's why.
17th February 2015
The overall print market for consumer magazines is shrinking - but there's relatively little volatility at the top of the food chain.