What’s to become of the LA Times?

What’s to become of the LA Times?

LA Times Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 9 February 2018 What’s to become of the LA Times? Do you subscribe to a daily newspaper? Judging by the state of print media, I’m guessing few of you do. That’s why the purchase of the LA Times by billionaire...
End of the American Century

End of the American Century

American Influence. Declining. Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 12 October 2017 End of the American Century I was thinking about a book, written by a friend of mine entitled The End of the American Century. The author is Steve Schlossstein (yes indeed 3 Ss),...
Fake News. Survivalists. No thank you.

Fake News. Survivalists. No thank you.

Fake News and Survivalists. I’m Scared. Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 26 January 2017 Fake News and The End of Everything Survivalists have always seemed on the outside looking in to me. Fake news and alternative facts never seemed really dangerous...
Facebook as news. Where will it stop?

Facebook as news. Where will it stop?

Do we now view Facebook as news? Is it a news source? After a live, 10-minute video of a police officer shooting a black man (Philando Castile) in Minnesota was posted on Facebook, there is a great deal of chatter about Facebook’s role in news and its responsibility...
Are Newspapers Dying? Can they be saved?

Are Newspapers Dying? Can they be saved?

Rescuing Newspapers from Death Newspapers dying and the Power of Brand Everywhere I look I see newspapers dying Of all the changes that modern technology has ushered in, nothing is more distressing than newspapers dying. Across the globe, newsrooms are clipping the...
Newspapers got here late – even the NY Times

Newspapers got here late – even the NY Times

Journalism and the consumer changed – newspapers haven’t Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 10 July 2009 Newspapers got here late – even the NY Times One of our strategists at Stealing Share is a former journalist who has always amazed me with...
Frankly, the Boston Globe is not important anymore

Frankly, the Boston Globe is not important anymore

Belief is why newspapers are not important anymore Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 9 June 2009 Frankly, the Boston Globe is not important anymore It is never an easy decision, and I fully understand union employees rejecting an offer, but what has just...
Newspapers have hard choices to make

Newspapers have hard choices to make

Newspapers must change Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 6 April 2009 Newspapers have hard choices to make A penny for…thoughts?  Well, Rupert Murdoch believes it is worth a lot more than that. Newspapers must change, now. “People reading news for...