For the very competive world we have right now in terms of getting jobs and upgrading our skills, the usual standard that we had in school was not enough. Trainings and seminars are here to give us some power and to differentiate us with the competition.
Right now, the industry of Digital Marketing is getting stronger especially that more and more companies now are acknowledging the power of the internet. If one likes to be an entrepreneur and would like to do part time jobs or to support different companies as the outsource, one must venture into freelancing.
In this online portal, we feature different workshops, seminars and the like, check the details below on how to be equipped as a freelance writer.
WHAT: Freelance Writing Workshop
WHEN: Saturday, May 23, 2015. 12nn - 6pm
WHERE: QC near Welcome Rotonda (details will be given to the
HOW MUCH: 1500 per slot. Refer to the poster for group discounts.
Are you stuck in a
routine wherein you wake up early to prepare for
work, travel more than an hour to your office, spend 9 (or more!) hours doing
boring and never-ending work for a boss that you hate, clock out tired and
weary without a sense of fulfillment, travel more than an hour again to go home, eat, prepare for bed, cuddle and spend time with
your family (if you're not too tired), sleep for less than 8 hours only to wake
up early the same morning to repeat this routine?
Then it is time for you
to ditch that routine and become a freelance writer.
Where work and play is possible.
A workshop like no other
Don't mistake this workshop to be like the ones you have
attended so far. What does this workshop have that is different? Unlike, other
workshop that offers general insights in being a freelancer,
this workshop will guide you through everything step by step.
In this workshop, you walk in an employee tired of their
day job, or an employee looking for extra income, You come out still an
employee but with a renewed spirit and a long term freelancing
job if you are chosen. If not, you still walk out with a freelancing profile
that is ready to send out your first application and accept your new job.
Still curious about what I am talking about? Here are some
of the things you will learn.
Career path guidance
Did you know that there are two types of freelancers? This
workshop will help you determine which type will suit you, your schedule and
your skills better.
There will be an on the spot profile creation. Know how to
vamp up your profile to get yourself noticed by your
Learn which niche or "genre' as you call in with music
will work best for you and your skills.
Learn about the usual rates for every writing job. Know
that bidding too high won't win you the job, bidding
too low won't either. Never commit that mistake again after this workshop.
Cover letter creation
When applying for the job. Your cover letter is your
weapon, you have to penetrate through the client's shield and make him realize you are the one for the job. Know what and what not
to include in your cover letter.
Choosing the job
Learn about the jobs that are fit for
you. Differentiate scams from legitimate ones.
Bidding for the job
Learn how to manipulate you bid in order to get the job.
Getting the job
Know what to do when you get the job. From accepting the
offers and terms, to actually starting with the job.
All of these will equip you to be more competitive in the
freelancing world. These will make sure you can start
your career right after you leave the workshop.
Hang on. There's more.
Of course, I won't let you walk away with just that. I also
prepared some bonuses that can help you with your freelancing careers.
Are you curious already? Here they are:
earnings. Not everyone are aware of the policies and processes when
it comes to withdrawing their earnings. Know what websites you have to register
on and what bank accounts you have to enroll to.
Time management tips. When you have all the
time in your hands, how can you budget it to fit your
lifestyle? How can you prevent procrastinating when you don't have a boss?
Productivity tips. You know what they
all say, work smarter not harder. No matter how hard you work, if you are not
organized, you will not be able to finish you job. So
I will teach you how to work smarter to finish the job in lesser amount of time
and therefore have more time for yourself or your family.
Budgeting your earnings. Of course I won't
let you earn extra just to vamp up your lifestyle and
spend more. There will also be a brief and helpful talk about how to spend your