Women in Journalism Mentoring Scheme 2019 Now Open for Applications

How would you like your media career to be nurtured by some of the most senior women in the business?The Women in Journalism committee is made up of some of the most influential female print, broadcast, radio and online journalists and editors of our time.After a very successful three years , we are re-launching our WIJ Mentoring [...]

By | 2018-11-12T12:34:08+00:00 November 1st, 2018|News|Comments Off on Women in Journalism Mentoring Scheme 2019 Now Open for Applications

Women in Journalism invite you to their Christmas Party 2018 on DECEMBER 11

Where: 17th Floor, NEWS UK, 1 London Bridge Street, SE1 9GH When: Tuesday  December 11, 2018 Time: 19.00 to 21.00 Tickets : £12.50 for members  & £25 for non members  ( plus booking fee) Book : HERE Bar kindly supported by 

By | 2018-11-01T09:39:20+00:00 November 1st, 2018|News, Upcoming Events|Comments Off on Women in Journalism invite you to their Christmas Party 2018 on DECEMBER 11

How to Break a Big Story: an inspiring panel of investigative journalists

By Elle Ayres, WiJ intern Our sold-out How to Break a Big Story event saw one of WiJ's most impressive panels to date. Carole Cadwalladr, who investigated the Cambridge Analytica scandal; Amelia Gentleman, who brought the Windrush calamity to the forefront of the media and Madison Marriage, who uncovered the misogynistic treatment of hostesses at the [...]

By | 2018-10-15T17:24:45+00:00 October 15th, 2018|News, Past Events|Comments Off on How to Break a Big Story: an inspiring panel of investigative journalists

10 tips for how to ask for more money at work

Whether on staff, a contractor or freelance, many women find negotiating pay a challenge - which it goes some way to explaining the gender pay gap. Our September panel of top class female journalists shared their experience and advice about how to ask for more money, chaired by Jem Collins, digital journalist and editor, founder [...]

By | 2018-10-08T11:22:49+00:00 October 5th, 2018|News|Comments Off on 10 tips for how to ask for more money at work

Message to members

Welcome to all our 600 WIJ members to our fantastic 2018-19 programme, which is bigger and better than ever. We are delighted to be launching a new series of 'In Conversation' evenings featuring Laura Kuenssberg, Kath Viner, Alison Philips, Mishal Husain and Anne Robinson, and our career-enhancing seminar panels include top female talent such as Amelia Gentleman and Carole Cadwalladr. [...]

By | 2018-09-27T05:41:25+00:00 September 27th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Message to members

Meet Our New WiJ Interns

For 2018/19 we have two brilliant new interns; Elle Ayres and Lucy Skoulding, joining the Women in Journalism team. They will be managing our social media, updating the website and attending events throughout the year. Here's a little bit about them... Elle Ayres Elle Ayres is a freelance journalist, and Features Editor and Social Media [...]

By | 2018-09-24T11:09:13+00:00 September 23rd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Meet Our New WiJ Interns

WIJ Host Biggest And Best Summer Party Ever At Rosewood London

On Friday 6th July, Women in Journalism held our annual summer party in the ballroom of the Rosewood London. Credit: Eleanor Mills Not only did the stunning Rosewood host our event, which more than 350 people attended, they also laid on mouthwatering pies and chutneys from Holborn Dining Room, plus live entertainment and [...]

By | 2018-07-16T09:22:18+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Events, News, Past Events|Comments Off on WIJ Host Biggest And Best Summer Party Ever At Rosewood London

Summer Party At Rosewood London

  The Women in Journalism Summer Party was  held at the stunning Rosewood Hotel on 6th July. Women in Journalism  summer party sponsors for 2018 were The Knotted Vine  The Knotted Vine is sponsoring a Spanish rosé wine, Armas Mencia Rosado Gusbourne Gusbourne is also sponsoring the event with their Blanc de Blancs 2013. Plus lovely Lovely Rosewood goody bags!

By | 2018-07-08T15:51:34+00:00 June 24th, 2018|News, Past Events|Comments Off on Summer Party At Rosewood London

WIJ Hiring For Social Media Intern ’18/19

  Can you support our superwoman administrator Kate McMillan in updating and improving our website; tweet from our account with nearly 13,000 followers; keep an eye on our LinkedIn group; attend around 10 events a year and write the occasional blog post? We will pay £100 a month plus expenses, offer you a year’s free [...]

By | 2018-06-04T12:51:16+00:00 June 4th, 2018|News|Comments Off on WIJ Hiring For Social Media Intern ’18/19

Journo Resources To Change The Game With Press Award and Funding from Women In Journalism

At this year’s Press Awards, Jem Collins of Journo Resources was awarded The Georgina Henry Award for Digital Innovation. Here, she talks to our Social Media and Events Intern, Grace Holliday, about her win. Grace Holliday: Congratulations, Jem! How were The Press Awards? Jem Collins: Thank you! They were incredible. I didn't in a million [...]

By | 2018-06-01T13:28:24+00:00 May 30th, 2018|Events, News|Comments Off on Journo Resources To Change The Game With Press Award and Funding from Women In Journalism