Off The Wire: News for the Canadian media freelancer April 5-11

Once a week, we gather stories about the media business, journalism, writing, publishing, and freelancing—with a Canadian focus—and share them in Off the Wire. Who needs a water cooler?

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From Canada:


From The U.S. and beyond:


Last week on Story Board:

  • Freelance rates rising at CBC/Radio Canada: The Canadian Media Guild and CBC have agreed to an across-the-board wage increase of 1.5% for 2016-17.  This increase is also applicable to all the minimum rates applicable to Freelance Contributors…
  • What is your time worth?: Be on the lookout for more than one story at a time. But most importantly, figure out what your time is worth, then make it work for you…


Spot a story you think we should include in next week’s Off the Wire? Email the link to or tweet us at @storyboard_ca.

Posted on April 11, 2016 at 10:12 am by editor · · Tagged with: ,

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