Hot Jobs at NBCUniversal

NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience. From Producers to Sales Managers, positions at NBCUniversal are as diverse as it’s expansive portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, and additional entities including a premier motion picture company, a…

From Intern to Editor: Kazeem Famuyide Discusses How Relationship Building Advanced His Career

Vital Stats: Name: Kazeem FamuyideIndustry: Digital Content EditorialYears in Industry: 10Current Position: Creative at Bleacher ReportPast Positions: Writer, No Script with Marshawn Lynch Founder/Editor-in-Chief, Stashed Magazine Host of the Flagrant 2 Podcast Host of Kaz In The Morning on Satori Radio Senior Editor at Hip-Hop Wired Online Editor, The Source Education: SUNY- Purchase CollegeSocial Media:…

Need Blog Post Ideas? These 17 Sources Of Inspiration Work Every Time

Your job as a blogger is to publish exciting blog content that people enjoy and want to share with their network. This requires a consistent stream of great blog post ideas. Generating blog post ideas is one of the main challenges for bloggers but you cannot afford to sit and wait for inspiration to strike. Use these tips to spark fresh blog post…

How to Setup Multiple Opt-In Freebies With Mailchimp

Adding an opt-in incentive to your website and social accounts can make a massive impact on your email list growth and customer engagement. Up until recently MailChimp made it difficult to do this well, but now that’s all changed. Though we love tools like ConvertKit for more advanced blogging and online business, it’s hard to…

5 Tips to Help You Consume Content More Productively

As bloggers, we create a significant amount of content. But most of us consume a significant amount of it as well. In an industry that uses strategies such as SEO, social media marketing and email marketing as key tools, we need to stay up to date with changes and trends so we can keep growing…

5 Tips for Managing Your Healthcare on a Freelancer’s Budget

Whether you freelance full- or part-time, it’s not uncommon for your finances to fluctuate occasionally. You may go through seasons that are financially lucrative. At other times, the amount of money in your bank account might be downright scary. No matter where you’re at in your career, having adequate access to healthcare is usually at…

3 Myths About the “Starving Artist” Destroyed (FS238)

I’ve always had this assumption that real artists, real creatives, live lives without much commercial success. But today’s show directly confronts that idea… hell, it blows it up. We brought in Jeff Goins who’s just written a book called Real Artists Don’t Starve to break down 3 myths about starving artists. (Note: the Michelangelo story…

9 Ways Influencer Outreach Can Help You and Your Blog

Here on ProBlogger, we have a lot of tips on influencer outreach – how to reach out to influencers and pitch to them. Here are just a few of the resources we have available: How to Approach Influencers in Your Niche (podcast episode) How to Grow Your Blog by Interviewing Influencers 7 Powerful Non-SEO Reasons to…

The Importance of Mentorship in the Communications Field

Professional development is essential for getting ahead in the ever-evolving communications world, and one of the best ways to develop your skill set is by aligning yourself with a person you admire within your field. “We get carried away with spreadsheets, schedules and the stuff that is modern work life, and we forget about our…

You might think this is a little woo-woo…

Among the Fizzle team, I’m known as the skeptic. I like to think I have a finely tuned bullshit meter. If an idea lacks in evidence, I’ll usually either question it, ignore it, or ridicule it, depending on my mood. Chase and Steph fall somewhere on the other end of the spectrum. Over the years…

How to Smash Your Blogging Goals in Just 5 Days

This post is by ProBlogger expert Ellen Jackson of Potential Psychology Have you ever uttered the phrase, ‘One day I’ll…’? Of course you have. We all have. One day I’ll schedule my social media One day I’ll improve my web site One day I’ll organise my images (a personal favourite) One day I’ll start a…

Safety Resources for Freelance Journalists

In the early years of his career, Luke Duggleby found himself in a situation that he hadn’t quite anticipated. He had traveled to East China to meet villagers protesting against massive pollution caused by a factory that had poisoned their land. “In a rare show of defiance, they had set-up a road block at the…