I can produce video
I can produce events
I can write scripts
I can write copy
I can edit copy
I can edit video

Why is it so fucking hard to find a job or at least regular freelance work?

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Because nobody will believe you’re good at one of those things if you say you can do all of them

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Because you want to be paid in actual money instead of Bagel Wednesdays

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Because nonprofit will hire you... I’ll hire you!

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go client side, they'll love all that

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You have a lot of “I’s” that’s why.

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I hear the specialization suggestion from above, but at a boutique shop like the one I'm at, we are thrilled to work with freelancers with broad skills. What city are you in?

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Because they don’t need somebody who can do all of those things. They only need someone who can produce, someone who can write, and someone who can edit (video).

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Agree with MD1, more power to ya, but I’d pick a discipline as your lead and offer up your skills in other areas as they become needed when you’re already somewhere that wants you for your principal responsibility.

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Production shops and boutique agencies would love you!

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You seem really fun and easy to work with

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Sorry, SC3, for being really frustrated about my situation and asking a question in your app. But please continue making your assumptions.

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few project budgets allow for specialists these days. you should be booked 100%

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Because you call you should not be trying to work for an ad agency. You should call yourself a preditor and go to the network promo side. Or a content creator and get a job as a writer

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Do you interview well?

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Tiny - Chicago

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@OP, we're in LA, NYC, and Charlotte, but send us your resume. I'll keep an eye out for it.

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Send me your info. Cheers

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Director 1, I think so. Lately I feel like even the interviews I bomb end up calling me back. It’s getting the interview that feels impossible right now.

Thanks for a genuine response, by the way.

^ Tea, just sent info via the contact form

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