The Born Freelancer on The Legacy of Max Ferguson

This series of posts by the Born Freelancer shares personal experiences and thoughts on issues relevant to freelancers. Have something to add to the conversation? Your input is welcome in the comments.   CBC Radio and TV personality, writer, world music lover, satirist, and fellow freelancer Max Ferguson died earlier this month (March 7th, 2013) at age 89. […]

Posted on March 15, 2013 at 9:19 am by editor · LEAVE A COMMENT · Tagged with: , , , ,

Freelance events in Toronto next week

Next Wednesday night’s going to be a hot night for Toronto freelancers, with two events scheduled that promise valuable information and a chance to meet and talk with with like-minded freelance types. Taking the Free out of Freelancing is a panel discussion at Ryerson University on how to become a successful freelancer. Speakers include Bert Archer, Suzanne […]

Posted on November 22, 2012 at 9:45 am by Rachel · LEAVE A COMMENT · Tagged with: , ,

AMI looking for radio freelancers

Get out your microphones, audiophiles, there’s a new opportunity for Canadian radio freelancers. Accessible Media Inc. is a not-for-profit organization that produces media for Canadians with disabilities – that’s anywhere from 5 to 8 million people across the country who have difficulty accessing mainstream media. Until recently, AMI’s on-air programming has been produced mainly by volunteers […]

Posted on November 21, 2012 at 9:05 am by Rachel · LEAVE A COMMENT · Tagged with: , , , ,

Tune in: Radio freelancing tips from the Born Freelancer

This column by the Born Freelancer shares personal experiences and thoughts on issues relevant to freelancers. Have something to add to the conversation? Your input is welcome in the comments. Today’s working freelancers need to have as many skill sets as they can comfortably manage in order to pursue their storytelling on as many platforms […]

Posted on March 30, 2012 at 10:00 am by editor · LEAVE A COMMENT · Tagged with: , , , , ,