Hong Kong event: The art of pitching stories

Posted on Feb 19, 2014 in Events, Hong Kong

What goes on behind the scenes between a reporter pitching a story and a prospective editor? What should a freelancer do to pitch his/her first project to a media outlet? Come join two veteran journalists from Hong Kong Magazine and the South China Morning Post as they share the do’s and don’t’s of pitching. When: 7 […]

Freelance Opportunity at CBS SmartPlanet

Posted on Sep 17, 2013 in Jobs

CBS SmartPlanet, a global business innovation publication, is looking for a Tokyo-based correspondent. The company seeks a business features writer for a section of the site called Global Observer. The stories should give a slice of life in the correspondent’s city, plus also say something about an industry or the economy there. (At the bottom are some examples […]

Getting published: Meet the Authors event in Hong Kong

Posted on Mar 27, 2012 in Events

AAJA Hong Kong will host a Meet the Authors event on Tuesday, April 3. Find out how three journalists got their books published. What’s the process like? And do you need a book agent? The panel includes three journalists who have been published abroad and locally in Hong Kong. Michelle Yu is a sports reporter/anchor […]

Freelancer, video editor openings: Freedom Lab TV in Hong Kong

Posted on Feb 27, 2012 in Jobs

Freedom Lab is a TV website that uses the mediums of video and social media to produce events, workshops and creative collaborations around Hong Kong at different venues. Through our events, workshops and collaborations, we hope to educate, inform and inspire our viewers to see the world more transparently. The site is being developed and […]

AAJA Seoul live-tweets freelancing Q&A

Posted on Feb 18, 2012 in Events

AAJA Seoul, led by Hannah Bae, hosted a panel discussion about freelancing in Korea on Friday. AAJA-Asia brings you the highlights… Share “ Want to pen features for @YonhapNews? Or travel pieces for @cnngo_seoul? Head to @AAJAAsia’s freelancing Q&A tonight! aajaasia.wordpress.com/201… Hannah Bae Fri, Feb 17 2012 01:32:04 ReplyRetweet Share “ happenening now: #Seoul freelancing […]

AAJA Seoul panel discussion: How to freelance in Korea

Posted on Feb 13, 2012 in Events

How does one get into freelancing in Korea? What makes for a good pitch? What’s considered “a good story”? What are some tricks of the trade? Get your answers to these questions and more at this month’s Seoul event for the Asia chapter of Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA)! Our panelists include editors looking for […]

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