Connecting The Economist to their global network of freelance writers
Our contributors are at the heart of our work. We cover so many topics and themes, from global migration trends to the future of big data, and we draw on people with all kinds of skills and backgrounds.
Previously, to find contributors, we relied on word of mouth recommendations, water cooler ‘serendipity’ or various disconnected contributor spreadsheets. It was inefficient and there were many ‘unknown unknowns’.
Lystable has provided a really powerful, simple platform which means all editors have access to…