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Welcome to mbManage, a new AvantGuild feature exploring workplace issues for media professionals who want to grow their responsibilities, manage their staffers, and advance their careers. This, our fourth installment, explores how to find, recruit, and keep rising media stars.
Hunting down star talent means more than just finding someone who can string together think pieces or churn out celebrity gossip....
The How to Pitch series is worth its weight in gold. In just the first month I'd already benefited enough to consider the cost of joining well worth it. -- Gaen Murphree
AvantGuild benefits give you access to:
Premium content, including our How to Pitch Guides, an indispensable tool for freelance writers. view sample >
Savings of up to $35 per class on mediabistro.com courses and seminars.
Insurance discounts for freelancers and small businesses, including medical, dental, auto and home.
Lots of other professional discounts, including ZipCar (a $50 value) and your choice of magazine subscriptions (a $10 value).