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Valerie Khoo and Allison Tait ran a masterclass at this year’s Storyology conference, run by The Walkley Foundation. Called “Turn Your Passion into Productivity and Profit”, they spoke to a packed room about finding new opportunities in the world of freelancing writing.
“Many freelancers complain that editorial pages are shrinking, pay rates are going down and print journalism is dying,” says Allison. “But few are looking at new opportunities now available to freelancers – some of which didn’t exist even just five years ago.”
Valerie continues: “In my opinion, it’s a very exciting time to be a freelance writer. In the past, most freelance writers made their money by chasing more editorial work. These days, freelance writers are in demand to do everything from corporate writing, to ghostwriting, and content marketing. Importantly, some are carving out a lucrative living being experts or commentators in their field…
So if you're seeking a writing experience that transcends the classroom by literally (and literarily!) surrounding you with powerful inspiration, our international writing tours are a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!
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