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Our interview with Arianna Huffington: an excerpt

Arianna Huffington’s spreading the word. She wants to start a new conversation. It’s what she and the Huffington Post do better than most in the news media industry. This time it’s all about redefining success. “We need a third metric, beyond money and power, that places value on our well-being, wisdom and our ability to make a difference in the world,” she says.

In Switzerland, NZZ paywall nets few subscribers

Leading Swiss quality paper Neue Zürcher Zeitung has attracted only a handful of website subscribers since erecting a metered paywall last autumn, according to another Swiss paper’s website.

Paywall imminent for Axel Springer’s Bild.de

Germany’s Axel Springer publishing house, which in December instituted a metered paywall for mainstream title Die Welt, will follow up with a paid-content offer for Bild.de by the end of May, according to media site Horizont.net.

TLC – Think Like the Customer!

US-based Strategic Marketing Consultant Peter Lamb offered senior ad sales managers a number of suggestions for upgrading their sales efforts and structure to improve both digital and print revenues during a session at the World Advertising Forum in Bangkok.

The Washington Examiner becomes weekly magazine

Clarity Media Group announced on 19 March that its daily newspaper The Washington Examiner will shift its business model in June, becoming a digital platform and weekly print magazine focused on political thought leadership.

Regional business trends and forecasts for 2013: Africa

Interview with Justin Arenstein of the African Media Initiative.

Regional business trends and forecasts for 2013: Australia

Interview with Mitchell Murphy of The Newspaper Works.

Regional business trends and forecasts for 2013: Asia

Interview with Vivek Couto of Media Partners Asia, Ltd.

Regional business trends and forecasts for 2013: Latin America

Interview with Carlos Fernando Lindenberg Neto of Rede Gazeta, Brazil.

HOME BUSINESS DIGITAL MEDIA EDITORIAL INCUBATOR PRESS FREEDOM MEDIA POLICY Regional business trends and forecasts for 2013: Europe

Interview with Dr. Martin Fabel and Mirja Telzerow of A.T. Kearney.