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How to Write a Job Description (9 minutes)
Posted Apr 20, 2011
  How to Build an Online Portfolio (4 minutes)
Posted Mar 31, 2011
Our experts from Mediabistro's Job Board will give you some dos and don'ts to ensure that your next job description gets you the kind of candidates that you're looking for.  more details

Job Search, Hiring, Job Description
  Your online portfolio is a showcase of your skills, talent, and potential. These tips will help you make yours the best it can be.  more details

Creative Writing, Design & Photo, Portfolio, Website, Blogging, Seo
 
How to Write a Cover Letter (7 minutes)
Posted Mar 18, 2011
  How to Get an Internship (18 minutes)
Posted Mar 11, 2011
Mediabistro's director of education takes you through her tips to write an ideal cover letter  more details

Job Search, Resume, Cover Letter
  Learn how to apply for and land the internship of your dreams with these tips from Lauren Berger of InternQueen.com  more details

Resume, Intern, Internships, Interviewing, Cover Letter, Recommendations
 
How to Write for SEO (12 minutes)
Posted Feb 17, 2011
  How to Interview for a Job (5 minutes)
Posted Feb 4, 2011
This tutorial will show you free, easy-to-implement tools and tricks to increase your search power  more details

Career, Google, Search, Seo, Search Engine Optimization, Google Trends, Google Keyword Tool
  Preparation is the key to a successful sit-down. Mediabistro's The Job Post blogger Nadine Cheung takes you through the steps to be sure you'll shine at your next job interview.  more details

Job Search, Resume, Interviewing
 
How To Write A Resume (3:47)
Posted Jan 25, 2011
  How to Get an Advertising Job (3 minutes)
Posted Jan 5, 2011
Mediabistro's director of education, Carmen Scheidel, takes you through the steps to create the one perfect page that will get you in for an interview.  more details

Interview , Job Search, Resume
  AgencySpy editor Kiran Aditham takes you through the steps to make sure your portfolio is ready for the big time.  more details

Career, Portfolio, Advertising, Job Search, Agencyspy
 
Make Your Resume Work Harder For You (15 minutes)
Posted Jan 4, 2011
  How To Make Your Client A Creative Partner (49 minutes)
Posted Dec 22, 2010
Forget most of what you know about resumes. We'll teach you the latest strategies so that your CV will stand out and get noticed.  more details

Job Search, Intro, Crash Course, Resumes
  Minimize stress and revisions by collaborating closely with your clients  more details

Career, Creativity, Career, Case Studies, Client Relations, Collateral, Business Issues
 
Self-Discovery for Creatives: Expert Career Advice with Michael Pollock (7 minutes)
Posted Nov 8, 2010
  Managing Career Change: Guidance from Dr. Miguel Humara (15 minutes)
Posted Nov 8, 2010
Sit down for a quick virtual career counseling session with expert Michael Pollock, and you'll get motivated to discover your creative strengths.  more details

Creativity, Job Search, Career Counseling, Motivation
  No matter where you are in your career, these strategies will help you cope with change and reach your goals.  more details

Job Search, Career Counseling, Career Change, Change Management
 
Freelance Career Management: Landing Your First Gig (16 minutes)
Posted Nov 3, 2010
  How to Create a Job Search Strategy with Bill Conneely (15 minutes)
Posted Nov 1, 2010
How to start a freelance career from scratch  more details

Design & Photo, Freelancing, Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, Career, Social Media, Client Relations, Business Issues
  Learn how to use social media tools and make smart job search decisions with the director of Mediabistro's Job Board, Bill Conneely  more details

Job Search, Social Media, Getting Hired, Career Counseling, Career Planning
 
Crush It! Why Now is the Time to Cash In On Your Passion (58 minutes)
Posted Oct 29, 2010
  Enhance Your Career: The Power of Groups (17 minutes)
Posted Oct 28, 2010
Do you need a splash of cold water in the face? Gary Vaynerchuk of Wine Library TV will provide all the inspiration you need to get your new career or project going.  more details

Advertising & Marketing, Digital Media & Tech, TV, Film & Video, New Media, Blogging, Online Video, Recorded Event, Entrepreneurship
  When people work together, incredible things can happen. We'll show you how forming or joining a group can help you get a job, become a better writer, and have a happier, more productive life.  more details

For Authors, Intro, Crash Course, Personal Development
 
Enhance Your Career: The Informational Interview (17 minutes)
Posted Oct 27, 2010
  How to Get Noticed in Publishing with Debbie Stier (11 minutes)
Posted Oct 25, 2010
The most important meeting of your career might not be a job interview. Sitting down with the right person can lead to new opportunities, better relationships, and greater successes. We'll show you how.  more details

Job Search, Intro, Crash Course
  Debbie Stier of HarperCollins tells you the secrets to getting hired in publishing and how to publicize your book.  more details

Career, Creative Writing, Branding, Promotion, Mediabistro Circus 2010
 
Career Paths for Journalists with Calvin Reid (10 minutes)
Posted Oct 25, 2010
  Manage Your Career Strategy with Bill Conneely (15 minutes)
Posted Oct 22, 2010
Wondering what's next for publishing? Calvin Reid has answers, with the perspective and insight of an editing pro.  more details

Journalism, Publishing, Direct Access, New Directions, Next-Generation Journalist
  Do you know where you're going next? Work on your career strategy plan with the director of Mediabistro's Job Board, Bill Conneely.  more details

Job Search, Getting Hired, Career Counseling, Career Planning
 
Breaking into Educational Writing (13 minutes)
Posted Oct 22, 2010
  Keith Ferrazzi's Secrets to How to Thrive in Totally Screwed Up Times: Webcast (51 minutes)
Posted Oct 14, 2010
Learn what you need to land work with educational publishers and how to expand your client list over time.  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, Creative Writing, Education, Writing, Freelancing
  In this recorded webcast, you'll learn firsthand from Keith Ferrazzi, the man Inc. magazine dubbed the "Most Connected Person in the World," how to strengthen your business and personal relationships to get real world results.  more details

Networking, Entrepreneurship, Life Skills, Motivation
 
How To Be a Great Community Manager: Webcast (50 minutes)
Posted Sep 24, 2010
  Freelance Career Management: Thinking Beyond the Paycheck (16 minutes)
Posted Sep 16, 2010
It's a cool new job for writers and editors. But what does the role of community manager entail? Learn from our expert in this recorded webcast.  more details

Job Search, Community Management
  Tips for building and maintaining a successful freelance career  more details

Design & Photo, Branding, Freelancing, Marketing, Promotion, Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, Career, Social Media, Client Relations, Business Issues, Web Design
 
Mediabistro Career Circus 2010: Town Hall Discussion (30 minutes)
Posted Sep 2, 2010
  How to Build a Meaningful Public Profile and Social Presence: Career Circus 2010 (40 minutes)
Posted Aug 31, 2010
In this session at Career Circus 2010, participants and job seekers had a chance to talk shop, share gripes, and exchange advice. Pick up some tips!  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, Career, Job Search, Hiring
  In this session, our experts address the practical realities of managing an online presence for your creative and professional life  more details

Profile, Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, Career, Social Media, Digital Media, Next-Generation Journalist
 
Career Management Online and Off at Career Circus 2010 (1 hour 40 minutes)
Posted Aug 19, 2010
  Blueprint for a 21st Century Career Strategy at Career Circus 2010 (1 hour 30 minutes)
Posted Aug 18, 2010
This session at Mediabistro Career Circus 2010 features experts who will talk you through what you need to manage your career and balance your life, with a special focus on the technology tools that can help.  more details

Media, Job Search, Entrepreneurship, Career Circus 2010, Career Management
  This high energy session from Mediabistro Career Circus 2010 features speakers with fresh perspectives on how to navigate the job market, and the trends that are affecting careers in the media business.  more details

Media, Job Search, Entrepreneurship, Career Circus 2010, Next-Generation Journalist
 
Carley Roney of TheKnot.com at Career Circus 2010 (45 minutes)
Posted Aug 13, 2010
  Social Media Basics: Writing an Effective Profile (13 minutes)
Posted Jul 22, 2010
In her talk, Lessons from a 21st Century Media Entrepreneur: Everything I Need to Know I Learned in Film School, Carley shares her secrets to career success.  more details

Digital Media & Tech, TV, Film & Video, Film, Entrepreneurship, Career Circus 2010
  Learn the basics of building an effective social media profile for your business. Whether you're using LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, or all three, we've got the info you need to get started.  more details

Advertising & Marketing, Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, Profiles, Social Media
 
The New Online Markets for Writers (13 minutes)
Posted Jul 14, 2010
  Marketing Success and Reaching Your Career Goals with Janet Balis (14 minutes)
Posted Jun 23, 2010
In this tutorial, you'll learn about the different content sites and how they work, the pros and cons of the various models, and how you can be most productive to make your efforts pay off.  more details

Career, About.Com, Examiner, Suite101, Demand Media, Content Farms, Aggregators, Markets For Writers, Next-Generation Journalist
  Learn how to merge marketing and creativity, and build an exciting career with Janet Balis of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc.  more details

Advertising & Marketing, Direct Access, Mediabistro Circus 2010, Cross-Platform Strategy
 
Build a Career in Digital Marketing with Marita Scarfi (8 minutes)
Posted Jun 17, 2010
  The Cutting Edge of eCommerce with Susan Lyne (8 minutes)
Posted Jun 10, 2010
Organic CEO Marita Scarfi imparts insights on how creatives can get involved in the online marketing business, and shares her secrets to success  more details

Advertising & Marketing, Digital Media & Tech, Direct Access, Mediabistro Circus 2010, Digital Marketing
  Get up close and personal with Susan Lyne, CEO of Gilt Groupe.  more details

Career, Digital Media, Direct Access, Mediabistro Circus 2010
 
Gilt Groupe CEO Susan Lyne on Taking Career Risks (33 minutes)
Posted May 27, 2010
  Insurance Basics for Designers (25 minutes)
Posted May 10, 2010
Susan Lyne, CEO of Gilt Groupe, speaks at Mediabistro Circus 2010  more details

Advertising & Marketing, Digital Media & Tech, Fashion, Search, Mediabistro Circus 2010, E-Commerce, Email Marketing
  A pathway to obtaining the insurance you need for your freelance practice or design firm  more details

Career, Freelancing, Client Relations, Business Issues, Insurance
 
How to Make Money from Blogging: Panel Discussion (1 hour, 15 minutes)
Posted Apr 29, 2010
  Getting It All Done: Be More Productive (20 minutes)
Posted Apr 22, 2010
How can you turn an interest in writing and blogging into career opportunities and a sustainable living (or at least supplemental income)? Our panel, sponsored by AOL, takes on the topic.  more details

Creative Writing, Digital Media & Tech, Aol, Career, Blogging, Panel Discussion
  Do you find yourself at the end of the day wondering where the time went? We can help you get the job done.  more details

Productivity, Getting Things Done
 
Protect Your Privacy: Social Media Settings (20 minutes)
Posted Mar 17, 2010
  Organize Your Entrepreneurial Life (15 minutes)
Posted Mar 1, 2010
Balancing your social media life? We'll show you how to tweak your privacy settings and make smart decisions.  more details

Career, Twitter, Facebook, Social Media, Privacy, Linked In
  Congratulations, you're an entrepreneur! You're about to enter into a new world of making your own schedule, planning your own day and choosing where you work. We'll talk you through it.  more details

Organization, Entrepreneurship, Life Skills
 
How to Overcome Procrastination (16 minutes)
Posted Feb 25, 2010
  Media Training: How to Prep Your Company, Client, and Yourself for Interviews (40 minutes)
Posted Feb 18, 2010
In this tutorial, you'll learn about the roots and causes of procrastination, and how you can stop putting off projects, manage your time, and increase your productivity.  more details

Organization, Procrastination, Life Skills
  In this recorded webcast by Garrett Glaser, we'll introduce you to the 20 most important skills you need to create and package your message for maximum effect while maintaining control of every media interaction you face.  more details

Career, Media Training, Recorded Webcast, 20 Tips In 20 Minutes
 
How to Launch Your Web Business: Advice from Kate Thorp (5 minutes)
Posted Feb 1, 2010
  LinkedIn Tips for Media Pros: Find Work and Get Connected (11 minutes)
Posted Jan 15, 2010
Kate Thorp understands the intersection of content and advertising. We ask her to discuss how she founded Real Girls Media Network, the pros and cons of user-generated content, and how to find the right tools and funding to start a web-based business.  more details

Advertising & Marketing, New Media, User-Generated Content, Entrepreneurship, Ugcx, Direct Access
  Admit it. You probably set up a profile on LinkedIn and forgot about it. It's time to log in, get connected, and enhance your media career. We'll show you how.  more details

Linkedin, Job Search, Networking
 
The New Fundamentals of Journalism with Katty Kay, author of Womenomics (11 minutes)
Posted Jan 15, 2010
  Income Taxes for Freelancers (35 minutes)
Posted Jan 14, 2010
What's it like to be a first-time author right now? Does the picture change when you're an established journalist? Our chat with Katty Kay gives a picture of the changes in journalism, and insight into the publishing process.  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, Career, TV, Film & Video, Direct Access, Ebook Summit, Next-Generation Journalist
  If you're new to freelancing, chances are that you have some questions about how to calculate and report your income taxes.  more details

Freelancing, Business Issues, Income, Taxes
 
New Career Directions in Publishing with Andrew Malkin of Zinio (10 minutes)
Posted Jan 11, 2010
  What's Next in Publishing with Jane Friedman and Jeffrey Sharp of Open Road Integrated Media (12 minutes)
Posted Jan 7, 2010
Innovations in electronic publishing mean new opportunities. Learn what's going on now, and what to expect from the future of eBooks and online publishing from Zinio's Andrew Malkin.  more details

Career, Digital Media & Tech, Direct Access, Ebook Summit, Electronic Publishing
  Jane Friedman and Jeffrey Sharp are breaking new ground in digital publishing and book marketing. Join them for this educational discussion of what's to come and how you can get involved.  more details

Career, Creative Writing, Marketing, New Media, Direct Access, Ebook Summit
 
Panel: Social Media and the Customer: Focus on Community Management (1 hour, 30 minutes)
Posted Jan 7, 2010
  Achieving eBook Success with Neelan Choksi of Lexcycle (10 minutes)
Posted Jan 7, 2010
Community management can drive great customer service and transform your business. Our panel will show you how.  more details

Career, Social Media, Recorded Event, Community Management, Panel Discussion
  How do content and technology interact in the age of eBooks? Pick up some pointers from tech visionary Neelan Choksi.  more details

Book & Mag Publishing, Career, Mobile, Direct Access, Ebook Summit