In this episode of SBN Newsmakers, Chicago-based award-winning editor and author Rob Reinalda Why editors drink: a sarcastic look at common and often hilarious writing mistakes (affiliate link), discusses the many ways modern writing fails and what to do about it.
Reinalda and SBN Newsmakers host Steve Lubetkin worked together in college journalism at Monmouth College Outlook in the 1970s.
Watch the interview in the player below.
About the guest
Steve Lubetkin is the news director for StateBroadcastNews.com. Steve’s journalism background includes print and broadcast reporting for NJ news organizations.
In May 2019, he began anchoring and reporting for the new weekly podcast, “The CRE News Hour,” a news and reporting program focused on the commercial real estate industry.
From 2014 to 2019, he was the New Jersey and Philadelphia Editor-in-Chief for GlobeSt.com and covered Chicago / Midwest and Atlanta.
He has won numerous awards for his audio and video reporting from the Garden State Journalists Association, and he has also been recognized for video by the New Jersey section of the Society of Professional Journalists. He has produced audio podcasts on CRE topics for the NAR business division and the CCIM Institute.
Steve also served (August 2017 to March 2018) as the National News Correspondent for CEOReport.com, an information website focused on practical advice for executives in small and medium businesses.
Steve also reports on camera and covers lectures for NJSpotlight.com, a political news coverage website focused on New Jersey government and industry; and for customers of StateBroadcastNews.com, a division of The Lubetkin Media Companies LLC.
In March 2021, he was elected to the board of directors of the New Jersey chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.
Steve has been the computer columnist for the Jewish Community Voice of Southern New Jersey since 1996.
Steve is co-author, with Toronto-based podcasting pioneer Donna Papacosta, of the book, The Podcasting Business: How To Take Your Podcasting Passion From Staff To Professional.
You can email Steve at [email protected]