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  • jeshoots-com.  courtesy:Unsplash

    Why aren't editors replying to your pitches?

    • 27 Jul 2020
    • Sian Meades-Williams

    There are some things that you can do with your pitches to improve your chances of getting a reply, even if it’s not a commission.

  • Value add = more cash :)

    How to add value to your freelance pitches

    • 6 Jul 2020
    • Sian Meades-Williams

    Another fab piece for Cision Jobs by Sian Meades-Williams.

  • broken heart by Burak Kostak

    How to deal with rejection productively

    • 22 Mar 2019
    • Sian Meades

    Sian Meades gives her advice about how to deal with rejection, how to react and how to spin a positive from a negative.

  • Digital toolkit

    Digital tools for Journalists.

    • 13 Sep 2019
    • Rocky Parker

    Digital Journalism Tools: 20 Useful Apps and Sites for Writers

  • Journo to PR

    Making the move from Journalism to PR.

    • 5 Aug 2019
    • Stephen Waddington

    There are strong economic reasons for journalists to make the switch. There are more prospects in public relations and salaries are higher. It’s no surprise that’s a popular career transition.

  • How my persistence and determination led to invaluable opportunities.

    • 5 Jul 2019
    • Brad Grant, JDF bursary recipient.

    Brad Grant (JDF bursary recipient) details his journey towards his NCTJ qualification.

  • Jabir, Meirion and Kate

    PressPad and Me

    • 6 Feb 2019
    • Jabir Mustapha Sambo

    Jabir Mustapha Sambo was the first intern to be hosted by PressPad. Here he shares with you a small insight of his time with PressPad during his BBC internship.

  • Assessment centres - what to expect (all image cou

    What you should know before attending an assessment centre

    • 24 Jan 2019
    • Anca Coman

    Assessment centres are a good opportunity for employers to identify the most suitable candidates for their companies and for candidate to better understand the needs of their employers.

  • Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Being A Journalist On Social Media

    • 4 Sep 2018
    • Jem Collins

    Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Being A Journalist On Social Media

  • Advice from the experts: What makes a good pitch great?

    • 29 Jun 2018
    • Sian Meades

    Even when you’re an established freelancer and you get it right most of the time, a lot of pitches can still go unanswered, or get rejected. Even if the initial idea is good. So how do you turn a good pitch into a great one?

  • Freelance

    How to pitch for freelance writing jobs

    • 4 Apr 2018
    • Sian Meades

    Sian Meades gives us her advice for getting freelance roles.

  • Change to Cision Jobs Internship Policy

    • 12 Apr 2017
    • Ashley Richardson

    Cision Jobs has updated its policy on how roles being advertised as internships are to be remunerated.

  • How Does Emotional Intelligence Affect Your Career? INFOGRAPHIC

    • 1 Apr 2014

    Emotional IQ is determined by the level of your emotional intelligence, and can be a major factor in your career.