What should you have in place before you launch into a career as a freelancer? Where do you go for gigs? How do you make a business plan? This presentation will also cover the self-management side of a freelance writing career–everything from handling deadlines to problem clients to contracts.
BIO: For over a decade, Josh Vogt has been a full-time freelance copywriter and editor, having worked with national and international clients in almost every industry and ranging from one-person startups to Microsoft. As an author, he’s also been published in dozens of markets with work covering fantasy, science fiction, horror, humor, pulp, and more. His novels include Forge of Ashes, Solar Singularity, Fate’s Fangs, and his humorous urban fantasy series, The Cleaners. He’s a member of SFWA, the International Association of Media Tie-In Writers, and a Scribe Awards and Compton Crook Award finalist. You can find him at JRVogt.com or on Twitter @JRVogt.