In this seminar, Omar Mouallem addresses why you should store everything in the Cloud; how to organize and schedule your pitches with a spreadsheet; what day of the week and time is best to pitch a story; scheduling your “touch bases”; how you can actually use LinkedIn; and tips on crowd-sourcing for engaging subject matter. A writer with this seminar under their belt will be armed and ready for anything with some useful digital tools by their side.
Omar Mouallem is an Edmonton-based writer and editor who has contributed to the Globe and Mail, Eighteen Bridges, enRoute and South China Morning Post. The former Avenue magazine editor is a National Magazine Awards finalist, winner of a Sex-Positive Journalism Award and recipient of multiple Alberta Magazine Awards.
AMPA acknowledges the financial support of the Government of Canada through the Canada Periodical Fund (CPF) of the Department of Canadian Heritage, as well as the Government of Alberta through the Alberta Multimedia Development Fund (AMDF) towards our project costs.