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The One Man Band Practical Field Guide by Dave Barnes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: 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 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.
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.
Walking On-Air, How to be a Radio Presenter by Radio Talent
Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 25,050. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
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.
Cover Letters for Creative People by Rachel Kaufman
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
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.
Breaking Into Hollywood: A Guerilla Pocketbook by Genevieve Jolliffe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,740. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 by Gail Hackston. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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 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?
BROADCAST JOURNALISM POCKET CHECKLIST -- A daily guide for photographers and one man bands by Rick Portier
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: 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 by Robin Wilding
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: 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 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.
Danny Boy Stories--Writer Baby Steps, An Essay for Beginners by Dan Lee
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
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 by Devon Ellington
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
By Devon Ellington Keep the details of your created world consistent by creating & maintaining a functional series bible.
Broadcast Journalism Street Smarts: The 2013 Survival Guide for Today's Television Newsroom by Randy Tatano
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,320. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013 by RandyTatano. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
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 by Craig Burns
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,530. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / entertainment
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 by Shella Gardezi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: 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.
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!
Manuale di Giornalismo Investigativo by Duilio Chiarle
Price: $3.38 USD. Words: 19,180. Language: Italian. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Guida pratica al terzo mestiere più antico del mondo. Guida pratica al terzo mestiere più antico del mondo. L'unico manuale di giornalismo investigativo in Italia! Ferri del mestiere, furberie, consigli, motti celebri e quant'altro a disposizione di tutti coloro che vogliono approfondire il terzo mestiere più antico del mondo...
How To Make The Next Game by Brent Knowles
Series: The Lazy Designer, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,120. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Practical advice for designers already working in the games industry and wishing to hone their skills as well as for those aspiring to such a career.
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.
How to make money from writing by Richard Shepherd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,240. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » New business enterprises
Learn how to make money from writing. Follow the journey from the original idea to the finished product. This is a true story of how a published book was developed