Episode 36

Published on:

15th Dec 2021

Saying no

In this episode we discuss the difficulty of saying no to work as a freelance. We talk to freelance journalist and Career Collective founder Lateefah Jean-Baptiste and i like networking founder Isabel Sachs about how, and when, to walk away when a commission or project is not working for you.

The guests

Lateefah Jean


Twitter @_LateefahJB  


Isabel Sachs


Twitter @networking_i

Resources and recommendations

Stephanie Sword - Williams https://www.instagram.com/stefaniesw/?hl=en

Banseka Kayeme https://www.instagram.com/banseka/?hl=en-gb

Hannah Van-de-Peer @hgvandepeer

F*ck Being Humble https://www.instagram.com/fbeinghumbleldn/


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About the Podcast

Freelancing for Journalists
Lifting the lid on freelance life. Experienced freelance journalists Lily Canter and Emma Wilkinson guide you through everything you need to know about working for yourself. From where to get work, to how to get paid and everything in between.

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