Hey, Katie--how's that new job?

December 2006
Glamour;Dec2006, Vol. 104 Issue 12, p262
This article presents an interview with broadcaster Katie Couric, chosen by "Glamour" magazine as one of its women of the year. Couric is asked if she was nervous about taking the anchor job at CBS. She is asked what criticism hurt her over the years. Couric is questioned about what she might do if the anchor position does not work out.


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