This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies for distribution to colleagues, clients or customers, use the Reprints tool at the top of any article or visit:

Back to Previous Page

 Mail    Print   Share Share

Break Out Of A Professional Holding Pattern

Whether you want a promotion or a new gig, these tips will help keep your media career in motion

By Lin Grensing-Pophal - March 16, 2009
"I'm living my life on hold!" says Anjani Salonen, a recent graduate from Liberty University with a bachelor's degree in communication studies and two solid internships under her belt. "My fiancÚ is in the same situation: He graduated with an advertising degree, works at a restaurant on the weekends and lives with his parents. We joke that his high school friends who went ...

AvantGuild Sign Up Now!Sign Up Now!

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 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).

... and much more! View all benefits or Sign up now!

Already an AvantGuild member?

Log in here to view the full page.

remember me
forgot your password?