Form of learning Percent ranked “very valuable”
Trial, error and practice on my own 79.8%
Peers and personal mentors 59.9%
College classes in journalism 55.6%
Direction from my managers or supervisors 50.5%
Internships during or immediately after college 48.3%
College classes in fields outside journalism or communications 42.9%
College classes in non-journalism communications fields 36.5%
Experience with student publications 31.4%
Attending trainings, conferences and meetups organized by associations 24.9%
Organized training at my place of employment 16.5%
Online courses / MOOCs / distance learning 6.8%