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How to Work as a Freelance Journalist Marc Leverton

How to Work as a Freelance Journalist

Marc Leverton

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ISBN : 9781845283957
Paperback
225 pages
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This book contains all you need to know to work as a freelance journalist. It is the perfect introduction for career changers, writers, university graduates, school and college leavers, communications professionals and those who just wants aMoreThis book contains all you need to know to work as a freelance journalist. It is the perfect introduction for career changers, writers, university graduates, school and college leavers, communications professionals and those who just wants a rewarding part-time challenge. In it youll discover: - the tools of the trade - news, views, reviews, opinion pieces, plus feature writing, travel writing, music writing, sports writing - what its like to step into the unknown and work for yourself - how to pitch your ideas successfully to editors - how to brainstorm original ideas - how to market yourself as a freelance journalist. Youll also find tips and advice from a wide range of successful freelance journalists and editors, including: Simon Calder, Editor of the Independent Traveller magazine- Phil Sutcliffe, freelance music journalist for Q, Sounds and Mojo- Lia Leendertz, The Guardian Weekend magazines gardening columnist- and Damien Barr, Lifestyle journalist for The Times.