last week announced internally that it was merging its print and digital editorial operations and letting go a dozen editorial and business staff members. In an internal memo that was posted on the Web site Talking Biz News, BusinessWeek
Editor in Chief Stephen Adler said: âFor the past three years, weâve been moving progressively toward integrating our print and digital operationsâby increasing reportersâ contributions to Businessweek.com, combining our overseas bureaus and copy-desk teams, and seating together everyone within a given coverage area.â He added: âToday we complete this vital transformation by creating a single editorial organization for BusinessWeek
. The new structure will enable us to collaborate more effectively, take greater advantage of everyoneâs abilities, learn new skills, and serve our readers and Web users better.â Under the new structure, one chief editor will supervise all work in print and online covering a particular beat.