FILCOLS is the collective management organization (CMO) officially accredited by the government through IP Philippines to collectively administer, license, and enforce the right of reproduction of authors, publishers, and other right holders in the text and image sector. FILCOLS is a member of the Brussels-based International Federation of Reproduction Rights Organizations (http://www.ifrro.org/).
Thursday, July 18, 2013
How To Start a Career as a Freelance Writer in the Philippines
July 27, Saturday 8 AM to 12NN 47East, 47 Esteban Abada St., Brgy Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Get an expert's overview of various opportunities open to beginning freelance writers. Tips on how you can get your foot in the door will also be discussed, as well as exercises to determine your strengths and potential.
Ime Morales has been working as a freelance writer for 17 years. She does marketing and communication work for various local and international clients, and contributes regularly to publications like Rappler, GMA News Online, Health Today, and Moms Today, among others. Ime is the founder of the Freelance Writers' Guild of the Philippines, an organization that aims to protect the rights of Filipino freelance writers.
The fee is only 750 pesos (please bring the payment on the date of the event). The fee includes snacks.