Voice Coaching

VoiceWork with Jessica Hansen will give you tools and techniques specific to your voice, to create your best vocal performance. *Note: Your supervisor must sign off on the time commitment,

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NewsFlex

Online

NewsFlex 101: This is an introduction to the NPR news story asset management system. In this session, we show you how to create and manage story collections and their properties,

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Seamus

Seamus is another NPR content management system. It is the publishing tool for all things digital (including pages on NPR.org, podcasts, NPR One, etc.). In this session, you will learn to

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MTE (Multi-Track Editor)

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MTE is NPR’s in-house audio editor. In this session for NPR staff, you will learn the basics of how to listen, edit and produce content for air. This is an

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Photo Rights

This session focuses on best practices for sourcing and selecting images for NPR.org and social media channels. It covers ethics, rights, general aesthetics and other guidelines.

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Headlines and SEO

Learn to write headlines readers will click and Google will surface! This session includes: Considerations when writing a page-level and social headline; Dos and don’ts (and the reasoning behind them);

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Grove Live Blog

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This session will teach you how to create and publish live blogs and posts in the Grove CMS. NPR EMPLOYEES ONLY — this is not available to stations.

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Planner (Cardboard)

Cardboard is NPR’s content planning tool for shows, desks, digital and podcast content creators for story presentation sharing and collaboration. In this session, we’ll go over how to use Planner

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SANDI Data Dashboard

In this session, you will learn how to use the analytics dashboard tools to look up digital and listening metrics, plus gain insights on how audiences are engaging with content

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Searching Public Records

Public records are your key to backgrounding sources, finding contact information, checking criminal background, searching court records and gathering clues about financial and professional status. In this “NPR U” session, you will meet with a RAD team trainer to learn about our public records database subscriptions and how to search them effectively. This session is

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NewsFlex

Online

NewsFlex 101: This is an introduction to the NPR news story asset management system. In this session, we show you how to create and manage story collections and their properties,