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?
The secrets to a successful freelancing career. Simon Smith and guests discuss the ins and outs of going freelance
Your career, your profile: How to get noticed online
Your career, your profile: how to get noticed online - a session from the BECTU freelancers fair on managing your profile and getting that job
Using social media: how to progress your career
How can social media help you as a freelancer? A record of our session from the 2014 Bectu Freelancers Fair.
Radio producers: Winning at the freelance game
Two award-winning freelance producers share their stories of success in radio and podcast production
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.
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.
Steven Sunmor, assistant producer
How do you make the jump from doing TV as a hobby to a full time career? Assistant producer Steven Sunmor tells us how he did it.