By Robert Bly
The simply profession sequence designed expressly to show passions into paychecks!
These inspiring books enable occupation explorers examine the task industry in the course of the special lens in their personal pursuits. each one booklet unearths dozens of how to pursue a fondness and make a living--including the educational and schooling had to polish spare time activities and pursuits into fulfilling careers.
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As the two work together to bring a book to fruition, it can be a collaborative and creative process, working toward the mutual goal of producing a sellable, high-quality book that will have a long life. While editing is not an explicitly creative job, many editors feel that they do have a chance to express their own creativity by helping to shape a manuscript. Authors look to their editors for advice about the book’s format, content, and style. And it is to the editor’s advantage to have a good working relationship with the authors, so that if a book is successful, they will want to work with that publishing house again.
Do you start by going to an employment agency? Or do you write to the personnel departments of each house? Many people start by using an employment agency, but as they gain experience in publishing, they network, use contacts, and apply to decision makers at the publishing houses themselves. When you do gain some experience, you may wish to send a letter to the publisher or president of a company. That person may route your letter to a particular department or editor, but it helps to have the letter filter down from the top.
That’s one reason fees are often low—prices are dictated by supply and demand, and the supply of writing sometimes seems to outweigh the demand. Actually, that’s true in literary writing, but not in commercial work. In corporate and marketing writing, there is a lot of competition, but there is even more work, so fees and salaries are usually higher. Here’s an amazing fact about writing: what you want to do as a living and get paid for, others want to do as a hobby and for free. Writing is a popular avocation.
Careers for Writers & Others Who Have a Way with Words by Robert Bly