• 00:46

    AASMBJ Alumni: How To Break Into A Bigger Market

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    The Asian American Small Market Broadcast Journalists (AASMBJ) group has produced several alumni members since its birth two years ago within AAJA.
    The show will focus on what they learned in their small market, how it helped them break into a bigger market, what small market broadcasters can do to prepare for their next move, and what it's like at the next level. 
    AASMBJ alumni Shawn Chitnis, reporter for KREM-TV in Spokane, WA and former AASMBJ co-chair; Priscilla Luong, reporter/fill-in anchor for FOX 25 in Oklahoma City, OK; and Katie Kim, reporter for KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, NM will be the featured guests.
    The show will be co-hosted by AASMBJ co-chairs Maria Hechanova, morning reporter for WLNS-TV 6 News in Lansing, MI and Archith Seshadri, reporter/fill-in anchor for WJBF News Channel 6 in Augusta, GA.

  • 01:00

    AASMBJ Ask the News Director: Jam Sardar

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    Asian American Small Market Broadcast Journalists (AASMBJ), an AAJA sub-group, hosts a one-hour conversation with Jam Sardar, news director for WLNS-TV (CBS) in Lansing, MI. In this episode, students preparing for graduation or those on the job search right now learn how to make their reel and cover letter stand out. Sardar talks to AASMBJ Co-Coordinators Shawn Chitnis and Maria Hechanova about what he looks for in potential hires. He also takes questions from those listening in on the show. This session is in partnership with Asian American Student Broadcast Journalists (AASBJ), another AAJA sub-group.

  • 00:30

    AASMBJ: Make the Most of the Convention

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    Asian American Small Market Broadcast Journalists, a sub-group of AAJA, hosts a 30 minute discussion on how to make the most out of the upcoming L.A. Convention in August. Panelists include Cary Chow of WALA-TV; Toan Lam of goinspirego.com; and Julie Tam of KXAS-TV.