Kristen Fischer - Surviving as a Freelance Journalist
Guest: NAIWE’s Journalism Expert Kristen Fischer
Here’s what you can expect to learn in this class:
· Survival goals
· The type of journalist you are
· How to use your background
Whether you write for digital or print avenues, being a freelance journalist can be tough. This webinar will explore how to target publications, how to secure editorial contacts, how to line up regular work, and how to overcome obstacles that arise when you’re not on staff. Participants will learn business tips to break into new publications as a freelancer and keep a steady flow of freelance work coming.
Duration: 59 minutes
Kristen Fischer is a copywriter and journalist living at the Jersey Shore. She worked as a reporter and copyeditor for Gannett before launching her full-time freelance business in 2005. Her work has been published in Parents, New Jersey Monthly, Prevention, Woman’s Day, SheKnows, and Healthline.
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