11/30/2009 05:12 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

10 Career Options for Foreign Correspondents

Eric Weiner, bestselling author of Geography of Bliss and fellow former foreign correspondent lists the options for our breed.

This list was originally composed thinking in terms of a 40-something foreign correspondent who had spent enough years living rough out in the field. Now, with the slashing of newsrooms and foreign budgets, some younger correspondents still in the flush of youth may want to listen to Eric's sage advice.