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The One Man Band Practical Field Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Today the world of digital information is an ever-changing landscape that you must successfully navigate if you want a career in journalism. If you’re in television, as either a reporter or producer, you’re expected to be able to shoot your own stories. This book will give you professional insights on how to do this at the highest levels of production.
The Actor's Road to Hollywood
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,100. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
So you want to be an actor. This guidebook is for actors who are considering a professional career in film and television. After you have completed your training and have some experience this book will guide you forward as to what is required to be a working professional actor in the national market. Included are some of the author's personal experiences and anecdotes of working in Hollywood.
Short Story Crash Course
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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.
Walking On-Air, How to be a Radio Presenter
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Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 25,050. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
A short and exceptionally powerful book cited by high achievers in the world of radio as a must read. Full of techniques, ideas and trade secrets, Walking On-Air is a motivational and inspiring read for professionals and newcomers to the industry, particularly in the UK.
Called To Write
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Price: Free! Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Dear Christian Writer, Do you have a story to share? Yearn to make a difference? "Called To Write" addresses the challenges every Christian writer struggles with. How to overcome self-doubt with Biblical truths. The most important aspects of any writing project. How to pursue the vision God has laid on your heart. And more.
Simple Matter Of Style
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: 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).
Cover Letters for Creative People
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Are you looking for a job in publishing, journalism, PR, advertising, or another creative field? Are you struggling to write a good cover letter? You're not alone. Now, with Cover Letters for Creative People, you've got help. Cover Letters for Creative People is chock-full of advice, how-tos, AND real-life example letters that really worked.
W for Wordsmith
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,390. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Part 3 of The Little Primer. An introduction for would-be reporters, copywriters, novelists, or anyone with a yen to write – a little primer full of tips and hints delivered with easy humour that ensures you won't forget them in a hurry.
Breaking Into Hollywood: A Guerilla Pocketbook
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,740. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 by Gail Hackston. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Do you want to move to LA to pursue a career in Hollywood? No idea where to start? This book is for you. Writer/Director Genevieve Jolliffe made the move over a decade ago. Her hard won knowledge and industry insight will give YOU the heads up you need to make sustainable career in Hollywood.
Social Resume: A Proven Secret within a Powerful Job Search Strategy
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Price: $1.97 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
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?
BROADCAST JOURNALISM POCKET CHECKLIST -- A daily guide for photographers and one man bands
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Once upon a time a person could specialize in reporting or shooting. Now, news directors want one person who can do it all. Journalism programs do a good job training young reporters, but usually fall short when it comes to the world behind the camera. This guide won’t make you a star overnight, but it will help you over the most difficult hurdles in the life of a photographer or MMJ.
How to Earn Money as an--Online--, Freelance Writer
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
If you’re one of the almost 10,000 Entrepreneurial types a year, want to become an Online Freelance Writer—You’ve come to the right place ! This likely wasn’t your first stop in learning about the field. But if you’re as tired of generic advice, like “create a great portfolio”, as everyone else is—then pay attention.
This Little Writer Went to Market
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: 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.
Danny Boy Stories--Writer Baby Steps, An Essay for Beginners
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Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Essay » Business
This FREE essay is for the beginning fiction writer of any age, or as a help for those embarking on creative writing for the first time. It is not a complete instruction or all the necessary information needed for a successful writing career.
The Series Bible: Creation and Maintenance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
By Devon Ellington Keep the details of your created world consistent by creating & maintaining a functional series bible.
Schreibwerkstatt: Regionaler Journalismus & Medienarbeit in der Schweiz
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Price: $3.20 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: German. Published: January 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
Wichtige Tipps und Grundlagen für Medienverantwortliche von Vereinen, kleinen und mittelgrossen Firmen sowie für angehende freie Journalisten.
Broadcast Journalism Street Smarts: The 2013 Survival Guide for Today's Television Newsroom
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 80,320. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013 by Accio Books. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Volume Two for 2013! It's time for reporters to get street smart. And not just about reporting. There's more to the television news business than gathering facts and getting your face on camera. You need to navigate the minefield present in every newsroom in America.
No One Talks About Lighting the Elephant in the Room: The Business of Grip and Lighting
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,530. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Finally... a tell-all guide to how you can get into the grip and lighting profession! Whether you are a newbie in the media world or a seasoned video production professional you can gain a lot by reading this book. It gives a step-by-step roadmap to success in the industry as shared with you by one of the top lighting professionals in Orange County, California.
How to Become a Journalist Without a Degree
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
How to Become a Journalist Without a Degree is a step-by-step guide to getting published for the beginner. You'll learn the basics of news writing, news photography, marketing and getting hired. Jump start your career or find out if journalism is right for you.
B for Broca's Area
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
An introduction for would-be reporters, copywriters, novelists, or anyone with a yen to write – a little primer full of tips delivered with easy humour that ensures you won't forget them in a hurry. Written by a former newspaper editor-turned-author for the school-leaver, graduate, career-changer, or inveterate dreamer. Easy to follow, easy to remember. And not mired in boring technicalities.