Should I Go Freelance in Book Publishing?

Apr 2, 2023

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Episode 212 of Live

Should I go freelance in book publishing? It is a question often asked by a person facing redundancy or in career transition. Yet often, someone has done little research into the pros and cons of a freelance publishing career. They start freelancing and then wonder why they don’t have enough clients, why they aren’t earning enough money or know what to do to improve their situation.

In this episode of bookcareers live, we discuss the main points to consider if you are thinking about going freelance in book publishing. These include, is freelancing right for me? Where will I find freelance work? When is the right time to go freelance?

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The Book Trade Charity.
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