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I Am Ghost: How to Make a Living as a Ghostwriter by Darin Michael Shaw
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Home-based businesses, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Darin Michael Shaw walked away from his day job and launched his freelance writing career from scratch. Today he is a sought after literary ghost and collaborator—a successful freelance writer. If you've considered leaving your day job for a full time literary career, especially if you’re interested in the fascinating and lucrative field of ghostwriting, this book is for you!
52 Tips For Freelance Writers: A guide to simplifying and organizing your freelance writing life by Karen Banes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media(5.00 from 1 review)
Are you playing with a full deck of freelance writing tricks? Is there a trick you're missing, maybe? An ace you could be playing if only you knew about it? This freelance writing guide is for writers who want to organize and simplify their writing life. Learn all the tips and tricks that experienced freelance writers use to help them run their freelance writing businesses.
Information Literacy, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Library Instruction by Kristin Fontichiaro
Price: Free! Words: 21,630. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
A provocative collection of essays written by preservice librarians about real-world challenges and successes in teaching a broad range of information, STEM, digital, and other literacies in the real world.
The Actor's Road to Hollywood by John Lizzi
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 30,200. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
The Actor’s Road to Hollywood is for actors who are considering a professional career in film and television. This book is a guide as to what is required to be a working professional actor in Los Angeles and other national markets. Included are some of the author's personal experiences and anecdotes of working in Hollywood.
Become a Freelance Writer by Alexandria Ingham
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
Many people would love to start working for themselves. Freelancing writing is a possibility for many but where do you start? This book gives you all the tips that I used to get started in the business of freelance writing and you can use them too. You can find out how to get your samples out there and scams to look out for to keep your work protected.
Get In and Get On in Television by Elsa Sharp
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,790. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Get In and Get On in Television is a practical guide to working in the UK's TV Industry. It contains advice and strategies about how to get into TV and stay employed. It explains how to look for work, how to find work experience; how to write a CV, and how to successfully freelance.
This Little Writer Went to Market by Lynda Schab
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
For Christian writers who want to make money freelancing. Sections on greeting cards, magazines, anthologies, and online opportunities. Also a section on writing contests. Includes sample cover letters, as well as many links and resources to check out.
Copywriting and the Unique Selling Proposition by Mike Swedenberg
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
For the intermediate to advanced advertising copywriter. How to take your advertising copywriting skills to the next level using the Unique Selling Proposition (USP) and other time proven sales techniques. These techniques are controversial and have resulted in knock down, drag out fights between Copywriters, Clients and Account Execs.
Online Content Writing- How To Make Money Through Content Writing by Vani Chugh Kabra
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
The E-book is meant for everyone who is: •Looking to make a career out of content writing. •Hunting for feasible and legitimate work from home options. •Hoping to make some extra money by taking up part time online work. The Ebook consists of tips, lists and exercises that will help aspiring content writers not only write saleable content but also find well-paying content writing jobs.
How to Start Your Own Business as a Narrator or Voice Over Actor: Fun Part Time Business Opportunity by fun books
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Outsourcing
Have you ever been told that you have a voice for acting? Being a voice actor or actress is very similar to being an actor, but there are some differences. When you are a voice actor, you act with your voice. Meaning, your emotions and fluctuations all are held within your voice as you speak and act your role or narrate a book.
PR Basics in a Connected World by Ann M Streetman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
This book is for you if one of these scenarios fits: (1) you just inherited the PR function on top of your other responsibilities; (2) you are headed back into the PR job market after several years; (3) you want to acquire some PR savvy for a prospective new job; (4) you have a communications degree, but have never worked in PR; or (5) you are new to PR and want a few tips from a veteran.
How to Break into Voiceover: Avoid Common Pitfalls and Learn Step-by-Step How to Succeed in Voiceover by Christopher Prince
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Many aspiring voiceover artists go headlong into the voiceover business without knowing the ropes and end up wasting a lot of time and money. By reading this book, you'll learn the critical steps of breaking into the voiceover business and discover the keys to maintaining a long, successful career in voiceover.
Blogging Tips & Myths by Justin Bivens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Want to start blogging? This eBook covers tips and myths associated with blogging. It is a great way to get started in the right direction. While of course not covering every tip and every myth. You will become familiar with the correct way to go about it, and how not to.
Write On: How to write and publish a book by Clint McLaughlin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
I have written 30+ books, video series, Ebooks and others. I published each by myself. I have experienced every problem that you could have and I tell you the easy way to do every step. I tell you how to find time to write, I cover the legal stuff like copyright and ISBNs. I tell you how to make a nice cover like this one without spending much money. I cover where to market your book.
Short Story Crash Course by Laura K Marshall
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Short Story Crash Course is an intensive 21 day course that will whip your stories into shape. We’ll take your manuscripts from desk drawer to editor’s desk in three weeks. This course will whip your short story into shape for submission, teach you how to research the market and start submitting. This is a self-contained course. Everything you need, you’ll find in the course book.
Freelance Writing Tips for New Writers by Danielle McGaw
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,300. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media(5.00 from 1 review)
If you have been thinking about freelance writing online but aren't sure where to get started this book will point you in the direction. You'll find information on starting your first web site, using social media, promoting yourself, and of course, finding jobs!
No Experience Needed: Getting Your First Interview In The Video Games Industry by Anne-Christine Gasc
Price: Free! Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting
You can’t get the job without the experience but you can’t get the experience without the job. This book explains the problem faced by hiring managers to help you understand what you are up against, and it gives you detailed instructions on what you need to do to overcome the "experience paradox" to get that first interview ... and you can take it from there.
Social Resume: A Proven Secret within a Powerful Job Search Strategy by Jesse Butler
Price: $1.97 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting
Social resumes are becoming increasingly popular as a way to grab the hiring manager’s attention and open a door to the interview. However, since social resumes are still fairly new and continuing to evolve, there are a number of questions to answer. What… about a Social Resume? Why Would You Want a Social Resume? How to Make a Social Resume? Where Does it Go?
Simple Matter Of Style by Frank Rawlins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,070. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
An introduction from an old editor to a new generation of would-be reporters, copywriters, novelists, or anyone with a yen for creative writing. Acclaimed by the heads of the UK’s two leading journalism schools, both of which run courses accredited by the NCTJ (National Council for the Training Of Journalists).