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Marybeth brings experience in storytelling management for print, digital, television and radio to students at Harbour.Space. She is passionate about developing and transferring skills to real jobs and helping students navigate a rapidly changing field of media, marketing, PR and communications.

She has taught classes include Feature Writing, Investigative Journalism, Web Storytelling and Mass Communications at the University of North Carolina. Her teaching is based on extensive work in multiple leadership and entrepreneurial roles at Bloomberg in Stockholm, London, Zurich, Washington D.C. and New York. At Bloomberg, her positions included managing content teams, standards training, internal and external communications and leading projects to create visual stories for print, web, TV and radio.

She currently advises multinational companies and charities in locations such as Mumbai, Stockholm, London and New York regarding their internal and external content and storytelling strategies. She also serves on a number of boards, from start-ups to charities.

Her work is driven by curiosity and a desire to simplify data-based concepts into memorable storytelling.

This class explains how financial news services have grown with the digital revolution to be essential for all investors. This is a must-take class for anyone who expects to be representing a company, concept, product or idea to investors through financial media. It is also essential for anyone considering specializing in financial information/news as a career.

Students will learn the history and scope of the actors, learn to identify and use the tools the reporters use, and practice applying them in situations that emulate real-life scenarios.

SKILLS:

- Finance

Management

- Research

- Analysis

DATE: 14 Oct - 25 Oct, 2019

DURATION: 2 Weeks

LECTURES: 3 Hours per day

LANGUAGE: English

LOCATION: Barcelona, Harbour.Space Campus

COURSE TYPE: Offline

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
COURSE OUTLINE
ABOUT MARYBETH
HARBOUR.SPACE 

As financial markets have grown, so has the need for accurate information and fast, reliable news affecting markets. A whole industry has developed around these services with companies such as Bloomberg or Thomson Reuters feeding the financial ecosystem with the latest information, as well as providing access to enormous volumes of data, analysis and research. It’s essential to understand how these companies behave and understand the tools at their disposal.

MARYBETH
SANDELL

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We offer innovative university degrees taught in English by industry leaders from around the world, aimed at giving our students meaningful and creatively satisfying top-level professional futures. We think the future is bright if you make it so.

HARBOUR.SPACE UNIVERSITY

DATE: 14 Oct – 25 Oct, 2019

DURATION:  2 Weeks

LECTURES: 3 Hours per day

LANGUAGE: English

LOCATION: Barcelona, Harbour.Space Campus

COURSE TYPE: Offline

Session 2

Historical context:
 The rise of fast financial news came with the internet and data revolution.  Understanding the context is essential.

Session 3

From the wire and ticker tape to Yahoo!: 
How companies used disruptive technology to grow. Who are the players?
Micro-essay on financial apps due.

Session 1

Introduction and expectations:
Making this course fit you.Tell me your specific situations and aspirations, and I’ll adjust the materials accordingly. Speak up! Overview of work.

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Session 4

Follow the money:
The rise of a new giant. How Bloomberg changed everything. Yes. Everything.

As financial markets have grown, so has the need for accurate information and fast, reliable news affecting markets. A whole industry has developed around these services with companies such as Bloomberg or Thomson Reuters feeding the financial ecosystem with the latest information, as well as providing access to enormous volumes of data, analysis and research. It’s essential to understand how these companies behave and understand the tools at their disposal.

FINANCIAL NEWS,
INFORMATION
AND RESEARCH
FINANCIAL NEWS, 
INFORMATION
AND RESEARCH
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