Leslie Mitchell

Media Skills (Paperback): Freelancing for Television and Radio (Paperback)

Average Rating:out of 5 stars
Walmart # 581031508
$35.95$35.95
Free delivery

Arrives by Mon, Aug 17

Free pickup Mon, Aug 17

Ships to San Leandro, 1919 Davis St

Sold & shipped byWalmart

Highlights

Book FormatPaperback
AuthorLeslie Mitchell
Publication DateMarch, 2005
ISBN-139780415341028
GenrePerforming Arts/Radio - General
<p>From an experienced author in the field, this indispensable guide presents everything needed to create and maintain a successful freelancing career in the world of television and radio.</p> <p></p> <p>Whether the reader is studying the field, considering their options, or currently employed as a freelance media professional, this book not only gives a brief overview of all areas, but also explains what it means to be freelance in the world of the audio-visual industry.</p> <p></p> <p>Drawing upon real-life experiences of freelancers and freelance employers, all aspects of the job are detailed, from an outline of tax and employment issues to an analysis of the skills needed to succeed, and all the pitfalls, problems and opportunities which a career in this sector affords are clearly presented.</p> <p></p> <p>Including: </p> <ul> <li>practical advice on how to start, where to find work, writing your CV and networking</li> <li>assessments of related sectors and their opportunities, e.g. facilities and video production</li> <li>an important section on developing and maintaining a freelance career</li> <li>key information on the challenges and responsibilities of setting up a small business</li> <li>a significant chapter on the basics of writing and submitting programme proposals to broadcasters</li> <li>useful contact information.</li> </ul> <p></p> <p></p> <p><em>Freelancing for TV and Radio</em> is an absolute must for students of media studies and anyone considering, or already building a career in this hugely popular and fast-growing industry.</p>

About This Item

We aim to show you accurate product information. Manufacturers, suppliers and others provide what you see here, and we have not verified it.

From an experienced author in the field, this indispensable guide presents everything needed to create and maintain a successful freelancing career in the world of television and radio.

Whether the reader is studying the field, considering their options, or currently employed as a freelance media professional, this book not only gives a brief overview of all areas, but also explains what it means to be freelance in the world of the audio-visual industry.

Drawing upon real-life experiences of freelancers and freelance employers, all aspects of the job are detailed, from an outline of tax and employment issues to an analysis of the skills needed to succeed, and all the pitfalls, problems and opportunities which a career in this sector affords are clearly presented.

Including:

  • practical advice on how to start, where to find work, writing your CV and networking
  • assessments of related sectors and their opportunities, e.g. facilities and video production
  • an important section on developing and maintaining a freelance career
  • key information on the challenges and responsibilities of setting up a small business
  • a significant chapter on the basics of writing and submitting programme proposals to broadcasters
  • useful contact information.

Freelancing for TV and Radio is an absolute must for students of media studies and anyone considering, or already building a career in this hugely popular and fast-growing industry.

Media Skills (Paperback): Freelancing for Television and Radio (Paperback)

Specifications

Series Title
Media Skills (Paperback)
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd (Sales)
Book Format
Paperback
Number of Pages
133
Author
Leslie Mitchell
ISBN-13
9780415341028
Publication Date
March, 2005
Assembled Product Dimensions (L x W x H)
9.00 x 6.00 x 1.50 Inches
ISBN-10
0415341027

Customer Reviews

Write a review

Be the first to review this item!


Customer Q&A

Get specific details about this product from customers who own it.

Ask a question

If you would like to share feedback with us about pricing, delivery or other customer service issues, please contact customer service directly.

Policies & Plans

Pricing policy

About our prices
We're committed to providing low prices every day, on everything. So if you find a current lower price from an online retailer on an identical, in-stock product, tell us and we'll match it. See more details atOnline Price Match.

webapp branch
Electrode, Comp-dac52901-a488-4e8e-8ccb-fc46a84ad750, DC-scus-prod-a2, ENV-prod-a, PROF-PROD, VER-36.5.0, SHA-1e7e562741c42b3e4340c969ae68540802a9ebd4, CID-3f34491e-007-173d55f2215b24, Generated: Sun, 09 Aug 2020 22:37:29 GMT