Classes & Workshops

Getting Started as a Freelance Writer

Instructor(s): Ruth E. Thaler-Carter
Beginner

Getting paid to write sounds like an exciting and fairly easy thing to do–but it takes more than good writing skills and imagination. Find out how to get started as a freelance writer from someone with more than 30 years of experience. Thaler-Carter has been published locally, regionally, nationally, and even internationally; in magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and websites; for publications, not-for-profit organizations, businesses, and individuals. Learn about important characteristics for success, finding work, setting rates, getting paid, avoiding problems, and more.
“It was fantastic! The instructor was thorough and very knowledgeable.” –Sarah M. Collins


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