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How do i become a journalist?

I want to be a journalist when im older. I think that i should start making some moves towards achieving this now. I am at highschool and live in Western Australia. Anyone got any ideas on what i can do to get this career running?

Asked By: - 6/3/2011
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Assuming you are talking about print journalism, in high school, in college, take advantage of any opportunity to work for your school newspaper. This can also be a good launching pad if you are interested in the broadcast or Internet media, as the skills you learn in reporting, news writing and editing will serve you... More
Answered By: festfan - 6/3/2011
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major in journalism
Answered By: John Sanders - 6/3/2011
 
be a leaders............and don't forget your past how to get chair.....
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Answered By: bomshiva - 6/3/2011
 
Write!
Answered By: marian g - 6/3/2011
 
Start by getting an education in HS geared toward a college education and a major in journalism. During your last semester in college before you graduate start sending out resumes to all the news agencies where you like to work. Keep focused and good luck.
Answered By: sparks - 6/3/2011
 
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