Feel the fear and freelance anyway
There may be no permanent jobs in TV, but freelancing remains an incredibly attractive career path and can give you great independence. Simon Wright gives his advice on making the leap.
Podcast: freelancing for life
According to a survey by industry journal Broadcast, TV freelancers are feeling the strain more than ever. How can the industry address these problems and what can you do to make a career in TV last for life?
Podcast: radio indies
How to set up and run an independent production company. A panel discussion from the BBC Academy’s Radio Fast Train event on how to start out and keep going.
Podcast: radio freelancing
Tips for a successful freelance career in radio. A recording of a masterclass from the BBC Academy’s Radio Fast Train event held on 7th February 2012.
The secrets to a successful freelancing career. Simon Smith and guests discuss the ins and outs of going freelance.