JOURNALISTS' JOB SATISFACTION IN KHULNA DISTRICT OF BANGLADESH

Authors

  • Malik Mahdir Ibne Zaman Mass Communication and Journalism Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh
  • Mamunor Rashid Mass Communication and Journalism Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh
  • Md. Ripul Kabir Sociology Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.53808/KUS.2022.19.01.2120-s

Keywords:

Job satisfaction, regional newspaper, local journalists, workplace, Khulna

Abstract

Job contentment is one of the essential aspects for the journalists to assess the impact of work. Satisfaction in the workplace helps them do work properly; inspire them to perform much more generic work for the news house. This research is all about exploring the nature of job satisfaction of the local newspaper journalists of Khulna District. A total of 70 local newspaper journalists were purposely selected to carry out the study through questionnaire-based surveys. From the analysis, more than half of them have come to this profession, considering journalism as a prestigious one. However, the research reveals that the maximum local newspaper houses don't follow the wage board perfectly. A large portion of the journalists don't think that they have much job security in Bangladesh. If they are given proper facilities, they should come in this noble profession.

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16-02-2022

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M. M. I. . Zaman, M. . Rashid, and M. R. . Kabir, “JOURNALISTS’ JOB SATISFACTION IN KHULNA DISTRICT OF BANGLADESH”, Khulna Univ. Stud., vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 141–154, Feb. 2022.

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