Radio freelancing

Liz Barclay is joined by a panel of freelancers to talk about the vital skills and attributes needed to get jobs, keep them and make sure the bills are paid.

This is a recording of a masterclass from the BBC Academy’s Radio Fast Train event held on 7th February 2012.

Broadcaster Liz Barclay is joined by a panel of guests to discuss the practicalities of being an audio freelancer.  Their advice covers everything from tax status to networking, time management to training. 

"Be persistent but not annoying." – Firas Weaz

The panel are Phil Critchlow, director of TBI Media, Firas Weaz, freelance multimedia producer and promoter, freelance journalist Angela Robson and Simon McVicker from PCG.