Written on March 3rd, 2019 | Rachelle is a job search expert, career coach, and headhunter who helps everyone from students to fortune executives find success in their career.
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The news runs 24/7. How do you feel about an overnight shift, working on weekends, and holidays?
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It is vital to ABC News that you offer flexibility in your schedule. Since the news never stops, neither will ABC News and their news reporting efforts. Discuss your calendar with the interviewer, highlighting any limitations that you may have. Be as flexible as possible, showing that you are a team player.
"In my current role, I worked the overnight shift for eight years. Through my tenure and solid news programming work, I earned a seat in the daytime news operation. This shift is my preference for any roles moving forward. With that said, I have no issue working overtime or jumping into the odd overnight shift to help out my team."
"Being new to my career in news programming, I fully understand that I should take the types of roles offered to me at this time. If ABC News has overnight shifts with some overtime, weekends, and holidays then count me in. I am looking forward to carving out a career with ABC News and have no issue starting where I am needed."
It's always a great idea to have questions ready for the interviewer. Review the ABC News website and other online resources to ensure the queries you have are not mundane, or redundant. The last thing an interviewer wants to hear is a list of items you could have found the answers for from merely watching a video on their company site!
Here are some sample questions:
- When would you like to have this position filled?
- How long has this role been vacant?
- Is this a replacement search or a newly created role?
- What is your favorite part about working here?
- What is ABC News primary goal for this position in the next 12 months?
- Is there anything from my background and experience that I can clarify for you?
- What do you see as the most significant change in the news industry over the past three years?
- Is there any reason why you would not hire me?
"Thank you for asking - I do have a few questions. What is top of mind when it comes to filling this role? Also, what types of career growth opportunities would follow this position? And lastly, do you have internal candidates who are also interviewing for this position?"
"Thank you for asking! A couple of questions come to mind. What do you see as the biggest challenge ABC News will be facing in the next 12 months? Also, what is your employee turnover rate, and could you tell me a bit about the retention plan you currently have in place?"
ABC News would like to know if they will need to compete with other companies when it comes to hiring you. It always puts a little bit of fire under the hiring manager if they are aware that you are actively looking for a new position. Tell the interviewer about your search so far without disclosing every single detail.
"I am keeping an eye out for viable positions. Although I am not in the final stages with any other broadcast company, I am actively seeking a new position."
"I am applying to other jobs, and am actively interviewing. I do have a strong interest in your role and am wondering what your timeline looks like for the next round of interviews?"
The interviewer would like to know if you work additional hours when necessary. The majority of people will work overtime hours or take work home with them on occasion. Talk to the interviewer about how frequently to bring your work home.
"I make sure to utilize my work hours very efficiently, so the only time that I take my work home is when there is an extremely stringent deadline. I would say that, overall, I take my work home maybe twice per month. It's all about being diligent with your time in the office!"
"In broadcasting and television, one must always be willing to work whenever the creative moment hits you. I have a notebook with memos on my current projects that I often add ideas to at all hours of the day and night."
Tell me about your relationship with your previous boss.
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The interviewer would like to know about your relationship with your most recent employer. Be sure to remain positive, even if the experience wasn't. Avoid talking about any previous drama and do not speak poorly of your employer. Keep your answer short and respectful.
"I had a very healthy relationship with my previous employer. She was easy to approach, and we would bounce ideas off of each other quite often. I would sum it up as a relationship lead by strong mutual respect."
"My previous boss and I had a great working relationship. We were in sync when it came to accomplishing things we needed to do in our department. We scheduled weekly touch base meetings to stay current on our progress and address any issues that came up along the way. I learned a lot from them on leadership while adding great value to the team."
6. Think of a time you had to gather information from multiple sources. How did you determine which data was relevant and reliable? As a broadcast, news, or live programming professional, you are aware of the fact that there are many unreliable and irrelevant sources of information out there. Walk the interviewer through the steps you take to ensure that the sources you work with are credible. Here is an answer example: "I believe that a credible source is one that is unbiased and can be backed by facts. It's also important to ensure that the source is current and relevant to the intended audience. These are the factors that I always check into to ensure the information I receive is relevant and reliable." Here is an answer example: "Relevant and reliable information and data are what sets trusted programming apart from the untrustworthy. When I need to gather information from multiple, or even new sources, I do a lot of digging to make sure that everything said can be backed by true and current facts. During my internship, I performed a lot of work related to fact-checking and ensuring our sources were credible. I look forward to bringing what I learned during those weeks, to ABC News."7. Do you prefer to be behind the scenes or in the limelight? The interviewer would like to know more about your personality so they can place you in the correct job function. Would you consider yourself an entertainer or more of a worker bee? Perhaps you are a blend of both! Here is an answer example: "I can change from enjoying the limelight to being behind the scenes, simply depending on the type of project. I would say that I am a healthy balance of both; however, I do find myself in the limelight a bit more often. This is because I naturally take on leadership roles and am skilled when it comes to public speaking." Here is an answer example: "My instinct is to be behind the scenes whenever possible. Although I am very outgoing, I often prefer to do the background work, like research and data analysis, and then pass my findings along to someone who is more of a natural in the limelight."8. How do you think that online media has changed traditional print and broadcast media approaches in the past 10 years? This industry is ever-changing, and all types of media outlets have been scrambling to keep up with the introduction of online media. Talk to the interviewer about your insights when it comes to the changes you have witnessed in traditional media since the introduction of online media. Here is an answer example: "Online media has changed the way we digest information. Most people look for content online because it's fast and we can read the opinions of others which helps us to form our own. This content is both convenient and dangerous at times as it doesn't necessarily promote free thought. I think that traditional print media has become lighter and more entertainment-driven because of this." Here is an answer example: "I believe that online media has rapidly increased the amount of content that we feel we need in a day. Where it used to be that our parents would watch or read the local news once every morning or evening, we are now constantly logging in, and looking for updates on stories that may not even directly affect us. This response means that newspapers are often struggling with sales, and we have global 24/7 news channels."9. Have you ever managed or helped with a content budget? If so, what type of budgets are you accustomed to working with? Before your interview, take some time to gather data related to the budgets you have worked with, and the times when you have come in under budget. This way, you will be prepared with specifics when asked about your budgetary experience.
The interviewer wants to see that you have great insight when it comes to being budget conscious. Appropriate planning is one of the keys to a successful project, so be sure to discuss the steps that you take to plan a project's dollar spend carefully.
Every dollar counts, even if you are working for a massive company like ABC News! If you do not have experience in budget management, refer to the fact that you are responsible and resourceful. Here is an answer example: "Most of the budgets that I have worked within are spread amongst a variety of digital production and creative costs. I have worked on budgets as small as $5,000 and as large as $15M. No matter the size of the budget, it's incredibly important that every dollar is treated as though it's my own; being wisely allocated and accounted for." Here is an answer example: "Although my experience does not yet include budget management, I have made recommendations on cost savings when it comes to content writing, video production, and talent acquisition. I feel that with the right training, and some more work experience, I will be ready to assist with content budgeting in no time."10. Name for me one effective method for driving audience engagement in the television industry. The interviewer wants to see that you readily have insight when it comes to audience engagement in the television industry. ABC News is all about leveraging multiple channels to drive engagement. Discuss one approach you would take for increasing audience engagement if you were the successful candidate. Here is an answer example: "If given the opportunity to drive audience engagement for ABC News, the first place I would look is where a younger audience spends their most time, which I believe to be Instagram. I would create a unique hashtag along with a contest for free tickets to a release party or another coveted prize. I would use the opportunity to create a conversation around ABC News special or broadcast." Here is an answer example: "I believe in a multi-channel approach, so I would begin by collaborating with ABC News social media and digital departments to make engaging 15-second videos, like a series of teasers, for publishing on IGTV, YouTube, and other social networking sites where video content is king."11. How is social media changing the way people consume news, today? What can ABC News do to remain relevant? With 'fake news' running rampant, we are quick to blame online content and social media platforms for the misinformation. Today, people read an article or a post, share it, it goes viral, and before you know it, millions of people are misinformed about a significant topic. However, it isn't all bad!
Social platforms allow people, who may otherwise not take the time to sit down and watch a network news program, to stay in-the-know. Talk to the interviewer about what ABC News can do to embrace this movement. Be sure to compliment them on the efforts they already have in place. Here is an answer example: "I believe that social media has changed the way people consume news today in both positive and harmful ways. We do have a lot more 'fake news' going on today, being spread rapidly due to the ease of social sharing. With that said, social media is now the primary source of news online, giving broadcasters a unique opportunity to put out omnichannel content, furthering their reach. From what I see, ABC News is doing an excellent job in remaining relevant. My only suggestion would be to increase the content on Instagram's IGTV, which is relatively new but very relevant." Here is an answer example: "Social media is broadening the conversation to include people who would otherwise not take the time to be involved in current events. Take political campaigns these days, and how many more people are going out to vote or even becoming involved in social movements such as #metoo. I follow ABC News closely on multiple channels and think you are doing an excellent job in remaining relevant and staying in the conversation. Creating viral hashtags is another valuable effort that I can help ABC News with, should I be the successful candidate."12. Why would a consumer choose ABC News over other companies offering news & video streaming services? The hiring authority wants to know that you understand what sets ABC News apart from their competitors. The way you answer this question will show the interviewer how much research you have conducted on ABC News before your interview. Discuss what edge ABC News has on its competitors, highlighting exactly why you believe streaming customers should use ABC News as their first choice. Here is an answer example: "I feel that a consumer should choose ABC News over other companies for video streaming services because you are often first-to-market with popular news content. I trust that ABC News will always have what I am looking for." Here is an answer example: "Not only is your user platform very convenient, but I also find that ABC News has content that not everyone seems to get. I believe exclusive and original content is one of the biggest competitive edges a media and news company can gain these days."13. Do you have experience sourcing and approving equipment for productions, such as props, lights, and costumes? The interviewer would like to see the extent of your knowledge and ability related to working with and communicating with vendors, and also the production team. If you have experience sourcing and approving equipment for productions of any sort, discuss what your tasks were and how you remained organized and on deadline. If you do not have experience sourcing and approving production needs, speak to your ability to maintain quality standards, high levels of organization, and clear communication with others. Here is an answer example: "I have sourced and approved equipment for dozens of productions every year. For myself, the key to success is having close and trusting relationships with the vendors who provide items such as props and costumes. When you treat vendors well, they will always give your production top priority. Over the years I have amassed a great network for equipment and other production needs. I am happy to bring those relationships over to ABC News, should I be your successful candidate." Here is an answer example: "As a recent graduate of the Broadcasting and Production program, I have gained valuable knowledge on sourcing production equipment, building vendor relationships, and performing contract negotiations. My communication style is professional and personable, allowing me to make great relationships with your existing vendors, competitive sourcing options, and keeping projects well-organized at the same time."14. What is the key to success when creating programs that communicate with the public? When you are working on content meant for public consumption, it's vital that you keep in mind the ways that you will deliver the material, the tone you want to convey in your messaging, and who you wish to reach. Talk to the interviewer about what you believe to be the key to success when creating programs that need clear communication to the public. Here is an answer example: "The right form of communication is vital to any successful broadcast or production. I believe that the most important factors include actively polling and listening to your viewers, having a clear vision when it comes to tone, and also garnering strong community. When the public feels they are a part of something important, and that you are speaking their language, they are much more likely to engage with your programming." Here is an answer example: "The absolute key to success, in my opinion, is to create community buy-in. When the public is engaged, the people will tell you what they want to see more of, allowing you to better communicate with them from the start. I believe in listening, comprehending, retaining core ideas, clearly sharing your own, and responding constructively."15. What are the most important components to a successful live production? Live productions can get anyone's blood flowing, and heart racing, as there is very little room for error. The interviewer would like to know that you understand everything that goes into a successful live show; whether it be for cable news, live streaming, a live podcast, or even a television show with a live audience. Discuss what you know about the keys to a successful live show. Here is an answer example: "I believe that the key to a successful live production is to know your audience, know your topic, and know your limitations. It's when a production tries to deliver too much, too fast, things fall apart. It's vital that before beginning, you have an idea of who you are targeting with your content, and sticking to that viewer profile all the way through. Do not stray, and face the fall of delivering a confusing or off-brand message." Here is an answer example: "Planning every detail beforehand is one of the most important components to a successful live production. Also, I believe that last minute changes can railroad a lot of things, so it's important to avoid those as well. There is little room for error so, having a solid plan in place, is everything!"16. Do you have a well-established network of contacts in the television industry? If so, how did you go about building this network? The hiring authority at ABC News wants to see that you are actively involved in pursuing a healthy and well-networked career within the television and broadcasting industry. Discuss what you do to network, to get your name 'out there' and to meet new and exciting people. Show that you are social and interested in building a life-long career within media and entertainment. Here is an answer example: "I have been in the broadcast news industry for eight years now and make a point to attend at least a couple of industry events every month. It's my nature to open up a conversation with people new to me, as I am curious about their career path and their connections. The first gig I ever landed in the industry was through networking, so I am a big believer in the impact of building a robust network." Here is an answer example: "I was able to get my foot in the door for this interview at ABC News by letting people in my network know that I was seeking out new opportunities. It certainly helps to have a secure network when passively seeking new career paths. I build my network by nurturing relationships through trust, connecting regularly, and staying involved in events throughout the year."17. ABC News strives to be first in all we do. How do you stay ahead in the latest television trends? In the media and entertainment industry, it's imperative that you remain up to date on trends. Being up to date means not only knowing what's happening 'in the now' but also what's coming down the pipe. Talk to the interviewer about how you remain ahead of the latest trends in the industry. Examples could include helpful blogs, podcasts, industry events, or continuing education opportunities. Be sure to express the fact that staying on trend is very important to you. Here is an answer example: "It's vital that I remain on trend, and even ahead of the curve when it comes to what's happening in television. To remain ahead of trends, I set up Google alerts with particular keywords. This set up allows me to read articles in real-time, allowing me to research new happenings very quickly and efficiently." Here is an answer example: "I am very involved in a few television industry associations, allowing me to keep my network healthy. This robust network means that I will often hear about happenings before they become official public news. I also rely on continued education, whether it be workshops offered by my employer, independent industry events, and online courses."18. What are your salary expectations? The best way to discuss your salary expectations is to use your current earnings as an example. Be open, and honest. Transparency is the best choice when salary based questions arise. Here is an answer example: "Currently, I earn a base salary of $45,000 per year plus a potential annual bonus. Last year my earnings were $52,000, and I would like to stay in the same range or slightly higher." Here is an answer example: "I am currently making $60,000 per year with two bonus opportunities. I am looking for compensation that is aligned with the role and provides an opportunity for growth."19. How has on-demand video streaming changed the way you consume news content? The interviewer is curious how often you stream content versus using more traditional broadcasting methods to consume your content. Share how the introduction of on-demand video streaming has changed the way you watch your favorite shows, look for videos, and even how you pay attention to media advertising. Here is an answer example: "I watch a lot of on-demand video streaming through sources such as ABC News on YouTube, Twitter, and even IGTV. I believe that on-demand video streaming saves me a lot of time as it's now effortless to search for, and find, the videos that I want to watch. I also find that I pay more attention to ads since they are more interesting and relevant than many of the ads seen on television." Here is an answer example: "On-demand video streaming certainly simplifies life; however, it puts me on my device more than ever. I like to consume content in smaller bits now, but that also means picking up my phone or tablet more often during the day. I think that streaming reduces the time I spend watching commercials, but the ads that I do see are much more targeted and relevant to me."20. How do you stay up-to-date on current events, sports, and general news topics? Which news sources do you follow? Of course, the interviewer wants to hear that you follow ABC News as your news source! However, you need to be truthful, or your lack of knowledge regarding their network or programming will be apparent. This question is why it's important to do as much research as possible before your interview. Mention your top two or three news resources, mentioning why they are your go-to sources. Here is an answer example: "I like to diversify where my news is coming from, ensuring that I have a well-rounded view of the topics at hand. My go-to resources include ABC News for network news programming and sports coverage. I will sometimes choose the BBC for global political news pieces." Here is an answer example: "I stay up to date through watching traditional broadcasts, reading Twitter, utilizing Google alerts, and joining in on conversations on social media platforms such as Instagram and Facebook. I also subscribe to a few online news resources such as Medium and Forbes. Of course, ABC News is on my list of favored resources for broadcast news."21. Tell me about an organization or group outside of work that you contributed to. Many hiring managers will choose one candidate over another because of their volunteer experience. They feel that it shows strong character and selflessness - all qualities that make a great employee. Talk to the interviewer about your willingness to give back to your community in some form of volunteerism. If you do not have formal volunteer experience, you can draw on things you do in your spare time to assist friends, family, or even your current employer.
If you do have volunteer experience: "For the past eight months, I have volunteered every Wednesday evening at our local animal shelter. I will help with grooming the animals, feeding them, and walking them. It's been an enjoyable experience and rewarding at the same time." Here is an answer example: "For the past eight months, I have volunteered every Wednesday evening at our local animal shelter. I will help with grooming the animals, feeding them, and walking them. It's been an enjoyable experience and rewarding at the same time." Here is an answer example: "If you do not have volunteer experience: "I have not formally volunteered in these most recent years, however; I spend a lot of time helping my sister who is a single mom. I will babysit on weekends, cook dinners for her and drive the kids to appointments when necessary. I feel that it is imperative to take care of the needs of the family."22. Have you ever had to pitch an idea? If so, how was your presentation received? If you are new to your career in television, the idea of pitching may make you feel weak in the knees. If you have experience, you may still feel the nerves but are calmed by the knowledge that you have nailed the formula of a compelling presentation.
Wherever you are in your career, the interviewer would like to know if you will enter this role, ready to pitch excellent ideas to clients of ABC News or even to internal departments. Be sure to touch on the fact that you are confident, creative, and persuasive by nature. Here is an answer example: "I have pitched ideas numerous times in my career; whether it be for television show ideas, digital marketing methods, or social media campaigns. I believe that part of what makes me so valuable to my employer is my ability to jump into any meeting with confidence and present my ideas with enthusiasm." Here is an answer example: "I am newer to my career; however, I gained a lot of experience in presenting and delivering pitches while attending post-secondary education. What I learned in university is that with some research, strong data, and a dash of creativity, I can pitch anything, as long as I have the right framework in place. I recently completed a course by Oren Klaff on Pitch Mastery which I believe will benefit ABC News greatly when it comes to my future involvement in pitch meetings."23. Market research is vital to ABC News to help us understand where to take our production in the years to come. Rate your research skills from 1-10. Do you enjoy conducting research? In the broadcast news industry, research and reliable sources are everything. Assure the interviewer that you are capable of conducting robust and dependable research. Draw on your positive references when answering this question. Here is an answer example: "One of the reasons why I would love to work for ABC News is because of your solid reputation for reputable sources and research. In my previous positions, I have always been recognized for my great research skills. When you call my references, they will attest to this as well. There is always room for improvement so I would rate myself as an 8.5 out of 10 for research capabilities." Here is an answer example: "When it comes to research capabilities, I am most definitely a 10/10. An eleven even, if that is allowed! I love researching a large range of products and am very data and analytically minded."24. What methods do you use, to work within a brand's voice consistently? When working on digital content, you will be asked to remain in line with the ABC News brand in everything you write. The interviewer would like to know how you ensure that you maintain a brand's voice, consistently delivering it across multiple platforms or channels. Discuss your best methods for preserving brand voice, and be sure to express that you understand the importance of this skill. Here is an answer example: "One tool that my current employer uses, and I find to be very helpful, is our internal Style Guide. This style guide is a tool for writers, producers, and creatives of all kinds, to refer to when they are unsure if their idea is on-track with the company's brand. Another method that I refer to often is to first storyboard the 'voice' that I want before beginning a project. I can create a clear narrative around the marketing effort very early on in the project." Here is an answer example: "I fully understand how critical it is to work within a brand's voice consistently through all online platforms. One method is to create a guide that outlines the jargon or colloquialisms that are acceptable to use in the campaign. Somewhat like a style guide, but easier to refer back to when needed. I also feel it's important to make the voice of a brand a company-wide initiative so that co-workers can check in with each other to ensure all work is consistent and the best it can be."25. Walk me through your experience working alongside other network departments including Marketing, Ad Sales, Press, Research, Digital, and Social. ABC News is all about collaboration and the hiring authority wants to know that you are, too! Think about a project or two where you worked closely with co-workers from other departments. Talk to the interviewer about the types of people you worked alongside (job titles, seniority, etc.) and then point out what you learned. Be sure to reference the fact that collaboration is something that you enjoy. Here is an answer example: "In my current role I work with the department heads and other senior management in the Digital and Social Networking department. I also work alongside many content writers, who often vary, depending on the style or nature of the work. For the most part, the projects are for digital video campaigns for social media platforms. I believe that cross-departmental collaboration, when done right, is what can set a company apart from its competition. When all creative minds work together as one, incredible things can happen!" Here is an answer example: "As a recent graduate, the bulk of my cross-collaboration is with other students, groups within my university, or one-on-one project partnerships. I enjoy collaboration as it allows people to pass ideas around, working together on one important goal. I look forward to working with the various departments within ABC News and getting to know a few of your teams!"26. If you could pitch an idea for a news segment today, what would it be? The interviewer would like to get to know you apart from your resume. Since there are multiple areas of interest when it comes to the news (current events, sports, politics, etc.), ABC News wants to uncover what sparks and motivates you the most. Discuss an idea you would pitch for a news show today if you had full control. Be sure to show excitement and enthusiasm! Here is an answer example: "I love to pitch show ideas, and I have a running document with ideas that come to me throughout the day. I am working on smoothing a few of them out right now. One of these ideas is a show on emerging female athletes in our region. I believe there are so many talented girls out there who could use an extra boost of funding and community support. If you're interested, I would be happy to flesh that idea out further and formally pitch it once I begin working for ABC News." Here is an answer example: "I would love to gain more experience when it comes to pitching news segments. I am very dedicated when it comes to political topics and reporting. I would pitch a news segment giving viewers an insiders' look at how campaigns are built and won. I find this topic fascinating and am sure your audience would as well."27. What experience do you have working on live broadcasts for public entertainment? Today, live broadcasts can include cable news, shows for entertainment, live streaming for apps like IGTV and Parascope, or even podcasts. Walk the interviewer through your experience working on real-time broadcasts. Discuss some of the challenges that come with live broadcasting, and how you can readily overcome these challenges because of your knowledge and expertise. Here is an answer example: "I have twelve years of experience working on live broadcasts, beginning with my local cable news network, and then into a global news operation. I have seen many changes occur over the years with the introduction of live streaming, and the challenges that come with it including audience targeting, audience building, and the ever-increasing need for engaging content. I am confident that my broad range of experiences will be beneficial to the team at ABC News." Here is an answer example: "I recently graduated with my degree in Broadcasting and had the opportunity to complete my internship with Cable News XYZ. During this 12 week internship, I learned a great deal about writing fundamentals for live media, talent management, and the basics of field reporting. Being so hands on, I was able to learn a fair amount regarding the challenges that live broadcasts face, and how to overcome them."28. When you suffer a setback, how does that emotionally affect you and your work? Setbacks are sure to happen now and then, at ABC News, considering the fast pace of the industry along with the fact that a lot of the work is performed live. Everyone handles the stress and disappointment of setbacks differently. Discuss with the interviewer how you typically cope with delays in the workplace. Here is an answer example: "Experiencing a setback is always disappointing, and can be a bit disheartening, but I understand that it happens from time to time. If I experience a major setback, I will take a few moments to debrief with my manager and discuss what I could have done differently. Then, I move on!" Here is an answer example: "I expect setbacks in this industry and have become accustomed to them happening. Call it par for the course with working in live broadcasting. When I encounter a huge setback I will take a few moments to assess the damage, then make a plan with my team on how to proceed."29. In your opinion, what is the most influential form of media today? Have a meaningful conversation with the interviewer on media influence. With so many forms of media out there, which do you feel is the most influential at the moment? Be sure to back your answer. Here is an answer example: "I feel that the most influential form of media today is social media and online content. As a whole, the human race wants fast, easy to consume, entertainment news. Our rate of consumption is unprecedented, and the fastest way to access it is through online content sharing." Here is an answer example: "There are many important forms of media today - so many, in fact, that people seem to be getting overwhelmed. I would still say that traditional media, in the form of television and the daily news, is at the top when it comes to the number of people influenced and the quality of the content being distributed."30. Who is your favorite ABC News journalist, and why? The interviewer at ABC News is checking to see how familiar you are with their broadcast news team. It's one thing to say that you go to ABC as your news source; however, it's another thing to be able to back your claim with details. That is the nature of the news, after all! Mention the journalist that you enjoy watching the most, and give some reasons as to why. Make sure you have a thoughtful response planned, going further than just a surface comment regarding someone's personality or appearance. Here is an answer example: "My favorite journalist on the ABC network would be Dan Harris. I have been following his work my entire professional life and appreciate the integrity he keeps in his journalism. Also, I see that he is active in his community, while also taking on global volunteer efforts. I appreciate the full immersion in his news and community efforts, as well as his lighthearted sense of humor when it's appropriate." Here is an answer example: "My favorite journalist at ABC is Elizabeth Vargas. I remember watching her on the news as a teen and have always enjoyed her stealth approach to broadcasting. It's great to see a female investigative journalist pave the way for other women in the industry. It would be a pleasure to work with her on a story one day!"
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