If you are someone who is very much interested in people, current events and everything under the sun then by all means you are on your way to becoming a journalist. Assess yourself honestly if you can write well and whats lacking. Better yourself by benchmarking others and learn from them. Remember to create your own style of writing, don't be a copycat. Many of the good articles i have read came from journalists who has the ability to think outside of the box. True, going to school makes you a formal journalist but always remember what the world needs is a street wise one.
How to become journalist in the modern world? Good old days are gone, today you're not going to University in order to work for Newspaper - you start blogging first... read more
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