Health writing job interviews often include writing tests. Is that okay – and, if so, how can you conquer the test?
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How do you get experience if everyone wants someone with experience?
If you don’t have much – or any – health writing experience, it’s hard to know where to begin. In this post, you’ll learn strategies for building your experience.
As the next generation of doctors enters the field in our social media era, there’s never been a more challenging and exciting time to be a health professional.
Do you have an idea for a health article but don’t know how to take the next step? Are you looking for ways to share your passion for health with others?
An up-to-date portfolio of relevant health writing work is an essential component of your health writing toolkit.
Before you start working on any writing project – whether it’s an article, a blog post, an eDetailer or an entire eBook – you’ll need to spend time defining the requirements as well as the scope of work.
Transitioning to a new career also takes courage, persistence and a willingness to see the world in a very different way. It’s a personal development process I call coaching your inner writer.
You may at times wonder if it’s acceptable to write for free to either build your portfolio or get some published experience.
Does your heart beat a little faster at the thought of writing your medical writer CV or resume? You’re not alone.