If you’re getting started as a freelance health writer, you’re probably wondering about the pros and cons of hourly rates and project fees. Most freelance writers have an hourly rate, or range of hourly rates, for various writing projects – even those who routinely charge project fees. For example, your freelance pricing strategies could look […]
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From October to December 2020, more than 5000 invited participants consulted through dialogues, workshops and webinars to identify challenges and solutions to the COVID-19 infodemic.
Your guide to getting published in 2021 and beyond.
Have you bought into the lie that you need an “adult job” before you can begin a career as a freelance health writer? We’re here to bust that myth completely.
You can find opportunities to network and learn, even when the conference is virtual.
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