Freelancing for Journalists

I am co-founder of Freelancing for Journalists, a series of resources which lift the lid on freelance life. We empower journalists with the tools and knowledge required to create a successful freelance career.


Freelancing for Journalists is a podcast for anyone looking for top tips, advice and insider secrets on how to be a successful freelance journalist. In each episode my co-host Emma Wilkinson and I guide you through everything you need to know about working for yourself with the help of two special guests. Listen using the links below or via your usual podcast player.


Textbook Freelancing for Journalists offers an authoritative, practical, and engaging guide for current and aspiring journalism freelances. Featuring case studies from experienced freelance journalists working in the UK, US, Asia and Australia, our book explores the practical aspects of the trade including pitching a story, networking, branding, getting paid and navigating freelance laws and rights. 


At Freelancing for Journalists we want to help you make freelancing a success. We run a programme of webinars throughout the year and work with to provide freelance training courses. We can also offer 1-2-1 support or bespoke training products and services. Contact us at to find out more.


We run a vibrant Facebook community which offers help, support and advice to aspiring and current freelance journalists. You can join our Facebook community and follow our latest announcements on Twitter using the buttons below.

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