Here is an old post (May 2013) from Sunil Saxena. I was attracted to it when Mr John Thomas posted it on Facebook page of our St Joseph’s College (Autonomous), Bangalore, for the benefit of students.
It is very rare to see media jobs advertised in newspapers. This makes it very difficult for media students. They do not know how to find a job. Trying to meet editors or HR heads is not easy. E-mails also produce virtually no response.
So what should media students do? Here are seven simple ways of landing a media job.
You must make full use of media internships, which are organised as part of the study programme. This is not easy. The chances are that you will be treated like a piece of