How To Pitch: AARP The Magazine

AARP The Magazine, the bimonthly printed for AARP’s 37 million-plus members, helps the baby boomer and Silent generations live the second half of their lives to the fullest. The post How To Pitch: AARP The Magazine appeared first on Mediabistro. Powered by WPeMatico

How To Pitch: SI.com

Monthly Unique Visitors: 24 million Background: Sports Illustrated has been keeping its readers up to date on all things related to sports for more than 60 years. But when the digital age came knocking in the mid-90s the brand answered the call with SI.com. The website is no less than a thriving sports news website……

12 Hot TV Production Jobs, On-Air and Off

If you’re looking for TV production jobs, whether it’s in front of or behind the camera, we have the openings for you. From news anchor positions to junior reporters and everything in between, these open jobs will have you applying in 3, 2, 1…   Editorial Content Manager / Project Manager Happify 10012, New York City…

A Look Inside the Radio Television Digital News Association

Professional organizations provide much-needed community by bringing likeminded individuals together, fostering support within distinct sectors of media/communications and helping to push the industry forward. Founded as a grassroots organization in 1946, Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) works to protect the rights of broadcast and digital journalists in the courts and legislatures throughout the country.…

How to Tame The Extremes of Freelance Emotions

Life as a freelance writer can be an emotional rollercoaster… if you let it. Yes, there is the elation of landing a story in a big publication like the New York Times or GQ. Then there might be weeks of rejected pitches or hours spent twiddling thumbs while waiting to hear back from an editor—if…

Hot Jobs in Social Media

Do you love social media? Do you think you have what it takes to introduce the next big idea in less than 140 characters or convey a brand message through images? If so, a career in social media may be for you! We’ve carefully selected our top 12 favorite social media job postings and gathered…

Six Tips to Help You Deal With Rejection From Editors

Rejection is unfortunately a part of life. But for writers, it can sometimes happen on a daily basis. Getting a rejection letter can be stressful, and may even make you question your abilities as a writer. While hearing “No” is par for the course as writing professional, there are still things that can be done…

14 Hot Jobs for True Foodies

If you’ve got a love for food and a passion for content or marketing, now’s the time to make it your 9 to 5. With open positions in PR, writing, marketing and more, here are some awesome jobs in food and wine that you’d be crazy to pass up. Communications Manager, Berkeley Food Institute University…

3 Tips For Writing a Speculative Cover Letter

What happens if you really want to work for a company, but there aren’t any jobs listed that match your skills, or that you like the look of? Do you: A. Think – “oh, well, maybe it’s not my time to work for them”. or B. Grab the bull by the horns, take the initiative…

Think Local, Write Global

The Internet has democratized the writing process like never before. You can now read the international editions of newspapers and magazines online, even if you live several oceans away from the nerve center of its publication. And the good news is that you can write for it too!   Here’s how you can hone your…

Hot Jobs for Copyeditors

“Editing is simply the application of the common sense of any good reader. That’s why, to be an editor, you have to be a reader. It’s the number one qualification.” -Robert Gottlieb Do you have an eye for correcting spelling and grammatical errors, or reread your writing over and over to ensure it’s free of…

How to Pitch: Amtrak’s The National

Circulation: 5 million Frequency: 6x/year Special Issues: None Background: Amtrak’s The National launched in October 2016 with the intent to tell stories about the culture and industry that is defining life along America’s rails, according to Alex Hoyt, executive editor. The onboard publication is targeted to travelers who are headed to any of Amtrak’s 500……

Hot Jobs Where You Work From Home

We’ve all dreamed of quitting that dreaded 9-5 and working from the couch in the comfort of our home. Here’s your chance to explore that option with these fantastic jobs that allow you to follow your career passions and still have the flexibility to work remotely.   Powered by WPeMatico