Off The Wire: News for the Canadian media freelancer Mar 21-27

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:

Recently on Story Board:

  • 2017 Forum Freelance Fund applications open: The Forum Freelance Fund provides bursaries for Canadian freelancers to attend dangerous environment training courses. Applications are now open for the 2017 bursary program…
  • The Born Freelancer on the Sanctity of Deadlines, Part 2: In my previous post I talked about why deadlines should be considered sacrosanct. Today I want to talk about how to ensure you always make deadline. Everybody will develop different strategies; these are a few of my own…
  • CMG Freelance member wins RNAO media award: CMG Freelance member Alison Motluk has won an award from the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario for her story Ottawa family sues fertility doctor for use of wrong sperm — his own, which aired last November on CBC Radio’s The Current…

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 March 27, 2017 at 9:00 am by editor · · Tagged with: ,

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