Newspapers face uphill battle in race for the best MIS talent

February 1999
Editor & Publisher;02/20/99, Vol. 132 Issue 8, p34
Trade Publication
Focuses on the problems faced by the newspaper industry in hiring talented information technology (IT) specialists and keeping them from going elsewhere for more money. Strategy done by `Austin American-Statesman' in hiring IT specialists; Information on the internal development program at Gannett Co. Inc.; How newspapers managed to hold on to their best people despite higher salary offers from other companies; Nonmonetary benefits offered by some newspapers.


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