Star melding desks

Dateline: Wed 31 Jan 2007

The Star is merging its biz and metro desks. Here's the link from Poynter:

http://weblogs.jomc.unc.edu/talkingbiznews/?p=1990

The bottom line is the bottom line: the paper is scraping by to do more with less -- relying on readers to do reporters' work, combining desks in order to push reporters with a certain skill set into multi-tasking, and basically setting new standards for poor if not impossible management.

It's as Vanity Fair's Michael Wolfe called it: cut and gut.

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