What are fair rates for freelancers? Help reset our standards and brainstorm for Spring Training 2015 at the unit meeting, 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4 beginning at the Guild, 433 Natoma St., and adjourning to the Chieftain, Howard at Fifth, for happy hour.
Call for nominations. The Excellence in Journalism Awards honor journalists whose work embodies SPJ’s ideals of initiative, integrity, talent and compassion. If you know a deserving journalist who’s produced brilliant work in the past year -- maybe you? -- follow this link.
Apply now for dental coverage. Obamacare may not include dental work, but members of all independent worker units may apply for Guild Freelancers dental benefits and optical coverage too. Click on "benefits" to learn how.
Free tips, tutorials. Guild members can access a wide range of tutorials for free at the CWA/NETT Academy. Visit the Facebook page to get started.
GUILD FREELANCERS is a growing part of the Pacific Media Workers Guild and The Newspaper Guild-CWA. We represent journalists and independent writers working in all types of media, and advocate vigorously on their behalf in the marketplace, the Legislature, and the public mind. We work to provide benefits, services, and educational programs for our members as the publishing industry evolves.