Journalism, Writing, & Creative Writing

Find your next writing job here! The Journalism, Writing, & Creative Writing career community has opportunities for print, broadcast and digital journalism, screenwriting, poetry, fiction, and non-fiction creative writing. Find jobs, internships, networking opportunities, and more.

Television Writing Opportunity – THE THOUSAND MILES PROJECT

Open to writers who are passionate about telling Asian and Pacific Islander stories. Accepting Features, TV Pilots, Shorts, Web Series, Short Stories, Book/Manuscripts, Stage Plays, Graphic Novels, and Articles.

According to a Chinese proverb, the journey of a thousand miles …

By UCLA Extension Career Services
UCLA Extension Career Services
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The Everything Guide to a Career in Editing

I grew up near a small bookstore that always stocks at least two or three times as many books as what reasonably fits in the space. So they stack all the overflow in front of the shelves, two or three …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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What Does a Copywriter Do and How Do You Become One? Everything You Need to Know

Copy is the text used to sell products in advertising and marketing and copywriters are the professionals who create this copy. Copywriting is a centuries-old craft. One of the oldest surviving advertisements in English was printed on a small sheet …

By Sondra Wolfer - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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How to Use the ‘5 Whys’ to Clarify Your Career Goals

If you’ve been looking for a way to understand what makes you unique, prepare for interviews, or decide between competing job offers, let me introduce you to the 5 Whys.

The 5 Whys is a “root cause analysis” that aims …

By Jenny Sloop Johnson - Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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Poets & Writers Groups & California Town Hall Meeting

Poets & Writers has launched Poets & Writers Groups, “a brand-new peer-to-peer networking tool through which you can connect, communicate, and collaborate with fellow writers.” Join here.

Poets & Writers is pleased to present the next California Virtual Town Hall …

By UCLA Extension Career Services
UCLA Extension Career Services
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Featured Classes

JOURN X 465.5: Entertainment Journalism

From ET to TMZ, from People to Perez Hilton, entertainment journalism has evolved into a vibrant form of journalism and an essential component of the…

WRITING X 471.1 – Video Game Writing I

Videogame players demand deep stories with rich characters, as hits such as Fallout 4, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, and The Last of…

FILM TV X 478.39 – Writing Coverage: Story Analysis for Film

Designed for both aspiring story analysts and screenwriters who want to accelerate their careers, this course helps you master the…

SCRIPT X 469.4E – How to Pitch Your Feature Film and Television Series

Topics include outlining and preparing your live pitch, character building, pacing with emotion, sizzle versus story, presenting yourself as a…

WRITING X 455.3EWS – Marketing and PR for Writers and Agents

Aspiring authors or literary agents learn about the work of a book publicist or marketing professional and the skills necessary…

SCRIPT X 426.1WS – Showrunners Bootcamp

How do you create a narrative dramatic series, sell it, and have the series made, all while keeping your vision…

WRITING X 452.3 – The Editorial Toolbox

To be successful, editors draw are avid, active readers in their own right who understand the way the publishing market…