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6:16 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@mterenzio Not fast enough? #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:17 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
Ted means yes :) RT @knowtheory: @wjchat A10: the cold unfeeling world does not care about your (or anyone’s) perception of speed. #wjchat

Chris Keller
@ChrisLKeller


6:17 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat A10 You have to look for the windows of opportunity and seize them. Sometimes that can be uncomfortable. #wjchat

Sara Catania
@Catanify


6:17 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@Catanify @wjchat not as long as you’d think. Besides the best laid traps are years in the making #wjchat

benadair
@benadair


6:17 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
Q10 I’ve got a feeling we’re pushing because “we” want to w/out looking at or listening to the needs of individual communities. #wjchat

Andr Natta
@acnatta


6:17 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@benadair well fingers and toes crossed for you! tweet us when the ink is dry:) #wjchat

repubHub
@repub_Hub


6:17 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@ChrisLKeller I knew you’d say yes. Say more, say more. Explain it to them. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:18 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @wjchat: Q10: Are we demanding too much too fast in regards to technology and change in the newsroom? #wjchat

Robyn Tomlin
@robyntomlin


6:18 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat A10: No, our response was too slow. We now have to own the consequences and get the lead out! #wjchat

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


6:18 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat A10. At times. Must recognize that change is constant. It’s an overall value rather than something to embrace in spots. #wjchat

Oskar Garcia
@oskargarcia


6:19 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat A10 If move too fast you risk alienating the very folks whose trust is crucial to your success. #wjchat

Sara Catania
@Catanify


6:19 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
In some things, I think expectations are too high. 3 million likes in three months? Does nothing for anyone. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:19 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@kimbui @AGillhoolley I seriously just did a chat about #snowfalling last week. Resource -heavy too http://t.co/tFAyb7K0HJ #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


6:19 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
really enjoying the chats tonight #wjchat

Jonathan Lin
@jlin


6:19 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat A10 Never too much! #wjchat http://t.co/TKaJRVhf7U

John Hassell
@johnhassell


6:19 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat where tech and editorial find both are best served. #wjchat It has to be mutually beneficial. That works for us.

Kate Myers
@NPRKate


6:20 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@NewsCannon so long as those we serve understand what we’re doing and why we’re shifting when we do – and they know how to use it #wjchat

Andr Natta
@acnatta


6:20 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat to add, business too. When we partner on business as well with tech and editorial. #wjchat

Kate Myers
@NPRKate


6:20 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@repub_Hub It’s more about where the audience is and the need to harness that. Industry needs to invest in mobile. #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


6:20 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat: A10 – Really, really depends. For some things like everyone code, yes. For others like a flexible CMS, light years behind. #wjchat

Chris Keller
@ChrisLKeller


6:20 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat A10 Buuut if you move too slowly you 1. look like an idiot and 2. risk irrelevance. #wjchat

Sara Catania
@Catanify


6:21 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@NPRKate why does it sound like we are talking about silo’s instead of one collaborative team? #wjchat

repubHub
@repub_Hub


6:21 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @kimbui: I’d hire a director who’s 24 or a coder who is a woman & startup founder. I hate hiring to make yourself look better. #wjchat #

Kate Myers
@NPRKate


6:21 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat: A10 – Hasnt there always been a tendency in the news biz to want the thing that the competitor down the street has #wjchat

Chris Keller
@ChrisLKeller


6:21 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat change or die, etc. #wjchat Newrooms need to change. Bosses. Industry. And stay change-y

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


6:22 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
Sorry, gotta say it. I love #wjchat. But we’re asking the same questions we asked years ago. Wish there was more application than just talk.

Brian J. Manzullo
@BrianManzullo


6:22 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @BrianManzullo: Sorry, gotta say it. I love #wjchat. But we’re asking the same questions we asked years ago. Wish there was more applica

Chris Keller
@ChrisLKeller


6:22 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@kimbui you hire the best damn people for the job and the fit. I have been a boss, and I needed rock star team players. #wjchat

Kate Myers
@NPRKate


6:22 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
I SAID I WAS LURKING http://t.co/8Q0VbABEWa #wjchat

Digital First cat
@DFNewsCat


6:22 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@chrislkeller @wjchat “An Appropriate Technology for an Appropriate Time”

sorry, i’m just trolling now :) #wjchat

<3 the topic though.

Ted Han
@knowtheory


6:23 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
You can’t make a leader. Which is why some people/orgs suffer when ppl who shouldn’t be are in positions of power. It’s like talent #wjchat

Adam Popescu
@adampopescu


6:23 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@BrianManzullo Is that the fault of the questions or the slowness of the “industry?”
#wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:23 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@BrianManzullo @wjchat Some of the questions will never go away but the answers will change. I see that happening here. #wjchat

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


6:23 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @BrianManzullo I love #wjchat. But we’re asking the same questions we asked years ago. Wish there was more application than just talk.

Jonathan Lin
@jlin


6:23 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @DFNewsCat: I SAID I WAS LURKING http://t.co/8Q0VbABEWa #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:23 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat: A10 – But are always new things & not knowing how the new new thing fits with the old new thing feels like moving too fast. #wjchat

Chris Keller
@ChrisLKeller


6:23 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat A10 No. You have to *always* push push push. Manifest the change, ask forgiveness for hurt feelings after the fact #wjchat

benadair
@benadair


6:23 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@ChrisLKeller Isnt that human nature as well? #wjchat

Kent Chapline
@kchapline


6:23 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
The last one! Q11 Tweet ONE piece of advice to news org leadership that will help them be more digital friendly. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:24 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @benadair: @wjchat A10 No. You have to *always* push push push. Manifest the change, ask forgiveness for hurt feelings after the fact #w

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:24 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@BrianManzullo what’s the latest and the greatest at DFP? #wjchat

repubHub
@repub_Hub


6:24 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@repub_Hub it works better when they are one collaborative team. But every team has people from different roles. #wjchat #crossfuntionalftw

Kate Myers
@NPRKate


6:25 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
.@wjchat A11 Don’t just preach digital. BE digital. #wjchat

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


6:25 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
A7 and A10 have a stable team and a development team. Tell them to cover the same story and go all out. Put both up see what happens #wjchat

Jonathan Lin
@jlin


6:25 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat No, esp not if it’s strategic (and not just for race sake.) But does that mean our wants will be met? Not necessarily.. #wjchat

Julia B. Chan
@juliachanb


6:25 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat A11 Think about your users/audience. What do you wan them to do with the thing you produce. How & where do you want them to? #wjchat

Ted Han
@knowtheory


6:25 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat no. #wjchat

Kate Myers
@NPRKate


6:25 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RISK IT RT @wjchat: The last one! Q11 Tweet ONE piece of advice to news org leadership that will help them be more digital friendly. #wjchat

Adam Popescu
@adampopescu


6:25 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat A11. “Kick up. Kiss down.” #wjchat

Chloe Magner
@missmagner


6:25 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat NO. Kids are graduating with the skills you want, and we’re the ones consuming Buzzfeed garbage. Hire us. Ask us questions. #wjchat

Annie Daniel
@anieldaniel


6:25 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@knowtheory @wjchat Everywhere! All the time!

return troll ;) #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:26 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @missmagner: @wjchat A11. “Kick up. Kiss down.” #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:26 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
Q11 good news ain’t cheap. News leadership: Stop being so cheap yourselves #wjchat

Jonathan Lin
@jlin


6:26 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
.@wjchat well in ours were worried heckuva lot more about digital than print #wjchat

James Pilcher
@jamespilcher


6:26 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@chenkx @wjchat :D Cool, so lets make a plan on how to do that! #wjchat

Ted Han
@knowtheory


6:26 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@missmagner @wjchat Love it! Will remember that one … #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:27 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @missmagner: @wjchat A11. “Kick up. Kiss down.” #wjchat

William Cannon
@NewsCannon


6:27 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@BrianManzullo isn’t part of the solution pushing the envelope offline and then sharing lessons, etc. in forums like #wjchat?

Andr Natta
@acnatta


6:27 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat success comes when you build for users – same goes for editorial, tech, business. Think like a startup in everything you do #wjchat

benadair
@benadair


6:27 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@DFNewsCat @knowtheory @wjchat I just want all the things, now. Immediately. #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:28 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat A11 Think like a user. Engage with other users. Listen. #wjchat

John Hassell
@johnhassell


6:28 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
This | RT @MickCote: @wjchat A11 LISTEN #wjchat

Andr Natta
@acnatta


6:28 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@benadair @wjchat @chenkx They don’t call it “gently nudging the envelope” … #wjchat

Julia B. Chan
@juliachanb


6:28 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @NewsCannon: .@wjchat A11 Don’t just preach digital. BE digital. #wjchat

John Hassell
@johnhassell


6:28 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@chenkx @dfnewscat @wjchat So i’ve got this chart for you http://t.co/JVykn2O3n6 :) #wjchat

Ted Han
@knowtheory


6:28 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat A11. Are you producing what your audience needs and wants in the way they need it or what you think they need and want? #wjchat

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


6:29 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @ivanlajara: @wjchat A11. Are you producing what your audience needs and wants in the way they need it or what you think they need and w

Andr Natta
@acnatta


6:29 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@benadair which means go lean and fail fast. #wjchat

repubHub
@repub_Hub


6:29 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@ivanlajara this question should be front and center – and the ability to balance the answer depending on the situation #wjchat

Andr Natta
@acnatta


6:29 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@juliachanb @wjchat @chenkx maybe “push” is too soft a word. It can feel Sisyphusian but nobody’s gonna do it for you #wjchat

benadair
@benadair


6:29 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat A11 Stop publishing so much on the web and start communicating with it. Enable others to communicate. Those are the winners. #wjchat

Matt Terenzio
@mterenzio


6:30 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@knowtheory @dfnewscat @wjchat bwahahah. I’m going to add a line down the middle and call it “same” #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:30 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@chenkx @nprkate @benadair @mkramer @kimbui @acnatta list goes on and on. Listen to these people to watch innovation at work @wjchat #wjchat

Adam Popescu
@adampopescu


6:30 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@knowtheory @chenkx @wjchat I SEE YOUR CHART AND I RAISE YOU http://t.co/UBUveUBBZc #wjchat

Digital First cat
@DFNewsCat


6:30 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@knowtheory @chenkx @dfnewscat @wjchat love this … #wjchat

repubHub
@repub_Hub


6:31 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @missmagner: @wjchat A11. “Kick up. Kiss down.” #wjchat

James Pilcher
@jamespilcher


6:31 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
That’s it!!! Thanks for participating tonight. And don’t forget to pitch a host or topic to #wjchat : http://t.co/c2yew9vVT7

wjchat
@wjchat


6:31 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @mterenzio: @wjchat A11 Stop publishing so much on the web and start communicating with it. Enable others to communicate. Those are the

Ivan Lajara
@ivanlajara


6:31 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
We love you all! Goodnight! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:32 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
.@kchapline: Of course. Was thinking through prism of news orgs always trying to learn new, but never getting good at the old new. #wjchat

Chris Keller
@ChrisLKeller


6:32 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat adios, #wjchat-ers! Soldier on and see ya next week.

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:33 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
Tape this chart to your wall: http://t.co/e973AOt6Cu via @knowtheory @chenkx @dfnewscat @wjchat #wjchat

repubHub
@repub_Hub


6:33 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@acnatta Yes. I guess I’m saying I want to see more of these concepts applied. And shared. I don’t see much of that. #wjchat

Brian J. Manzullo
@BrianManzullo


6:33 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @DFNewsCat: @knowtheory @chenkx @wjchat I SEE YOUR CHART AND I RAISE YOU http://t.co/UBUveUBBZc #wjchat

Kelly Chen
@chenkx


6:34 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat Tuned in late, great #wjchat tonight extending some of #hackleaders, thanks!

Melanie Sill
@melaniesill


6:34 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@ChrisLKeller Very true. Always chasing the shiny new thing just because its shiny. #wjchat

Kent Chapline
@kchapline


6:34 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@wjchat thanks, everyone! Always up to discuss journo stuff. Don’t hesitate to get in touch. #wjchat

Mick Ct
@MickCote


6:36 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
Lets see … follow @wjchat @ivanlajara @oskargarcia @Catanify @chenkx @jamespilcher #wjchat

Andrea Gillhoolley
@AGillhoolley


6:36 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@BrianManzullo hopefully we’ll see more soon – or we’ll see you hosting an episode talking about a concept ;-) #wjchat

Andr Natta
@acnatta


6:36 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @adampopescu: You can’t make a leader. Which is why some people/orgs suffer when ppl who shouldn’t be are in positions of power. It’s li

makensy
@makensyy


6:37 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
Thank you @kimbui and all for the excellent #wjchat

repubHub
@repub_Hub


6:37 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
a10 @wjchat Change b/c cool or to follow crowd not good. How does tech serve reader/reporter? What is purpose?#wjchat (sigh, typo)

Beth O’Malley
@boml


6:37 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
Follow @Ariana_Tobin @kimbui @chrislkeller #wjchat

Andrea Gillhoolley
@AGillhoolley


6:38 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
And most importantly, @DFNewsCat #wjchat

Andrea Gillhoolley
@AGillhoolley


6:40 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@kimbui I didn’t mean to vilify #wjchat. I just think there are people in this industry who love “talking,” but don’t do a lot of “doing.”

Brian J. Manzullo
@BrianManzullo


6:46 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @adampopescu: You can’t make a leader. Which is why some people/orgs suffer when ppl who shouldn’t be are in positions of power. It’s li

James Y
@LazyAhab


6:46 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@kimbui @BrianManzullo We’re talkers + do-ers. @wjchat is a place to blow off steam, get inspired, meet other cool talker/do-ers #wjchat

Sara Catania
@Catanify


6:49 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
RT @kimbui: This is #realtalk: You do not need to hire people who came from a big newspaper, or have a great resume, or 30 years exp. #wj

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


7:10 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@kimbui While I’m thinking about it, another big problem continues to be lack of EICs, VPs, big-wig types doing #wjchat, @ONA, etc. ;)

Brian J. Manzullo
@BrianManzullo


8:17 p.m. PDT | 05.07.2014
@Ariana_Tobin Glad to have learned of @marketplacen tonite’s #wjchat … interesting and beautifully designed site

repubHub
@repub_Hub


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