Blog by John Miller

Drown the kittens

April 25th, 2013


It's official: Working as a reporter is the worst job you can get -- if you can get one, that is, and if you are lucky enough to keep it.

That's what the American-based career guidance website CareerCast.com says anyway. Thanks to shrinking newsrooms, dwindling budgets, the stress of deadlines, low pay and competition from online news organizations, newspaper reporter ranks last among 200 jobs ...