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Long Island Based Magazine looking for WRITERS (Long Island/NYC area)

Long Island Based Magazine looking for WRITERS (Long Island/NYC area)

    Long Island Based Magazine looking for WRITERS Long IslandNYC area

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Are you a current college student or emerging professional with high level writing skills? Would you like an established platform with which you can build a portfolio of pieces and have the support of a positive recommendation and branded platform? Long Island Based (LIB) Magazine can provide you with these tools and help get your professional experience off the ground! LIB (Long Island Based) Magazine is a multi-faceted online resource for residents and visitors of Long Island. The publication puts out content that covers people, places and events inArtsMusic SportsHealthFashion / BeautyFood / DrinkNightlifeIf one or more of those topics already jumps out at you as something you know you can and love to write about, we want you to reach out to us! LIB has a diverse and creative team but is looking to add to the ranks and further develop our network of professionals. As we said above, promising college students, as well experienced professionals are all equally welcome and encouraged to apply. If you call Long Island your home, that's a nice big plus! If not, that's fine too if you're ok with coming out to the island!If you are interested and want to open up a dialogue with us, please do the following: 1) Respond to this ad with the subject line "LIB NEW WRITER-(First Name, Last Initial)2) Attach ONLY your resume3) In the BODY OF THE EMAIL, please include the following information: a) Level and type of experience. Be specific. (e.g. interviews, factual pieces, editorial, sports writing, book/music reviews, etc.) b) Location, availability and whether you are willing to travel for assignments c) Direct link(s) to any existing online portfolio, blog or other samplesLastly, because a resume isn't everything, tell us something about you: your favorite spot on Long Island, any ideas you might have for helping to further LIB Magazine's success... We will be highly interested in your input, so if you have an idea/concept for an article, photo shoot, video short or an event to film, feel free to share it. We believe in the collaborative talent of the whole LIB network.Also, a few basic but vital requirements:1. An established understanding of proper grammar.2. Ability to tell the difference between a casual and professional written "voice" 3. Punctuality. This is a big one. **If you don't know how to commit to a deadline once it's been established, please don't apply.** 4. Ability to calmly take in constructive criticism when it is given and an ability to swiftly make changes if deemed necessary5. Hand in hand with punctuality, ability to quickly turn out solid copy is a massive plus.**ONE MORE THING**While this ad does say "modest pay" in the small print, we are primarily interested in helping boost people's careers. When we say this, we do mean it. If things develop and you start working regularly to cover stories, you can be assured of real value --both written and spoken-- to support your efforts, which is disclosed to each contributor in the form of a written "Value Proposition" as soon as you start contributing. It is extremely important to us that LIB contributors are highlighted and praised not only with their names but for their overall professional merit; so this isn't just about you having a brand name to slap on your business card. We stand behind those who put in effort and enthusiasm and will back the side outlets contributors have, which they bring with them when they start working with LIB. If you want to see exactly what we're talking about, take a look at the pieces we have up. If you are an active user of social media for your professional development, we will aid you by tagging any outlets you provide and always encourage writers to share magazine content. The more we all work together to grow LIB, the better off everyone is who's involved, and that would include YOU! This is a serious offer and we're serious about helping you if you're serious about helping us!www.libmagazine.comFacebook: @LIB_magInstagram: @LIBMagazineYouTube: Location: Long Island/NYC area Compensation: modest pay, depending on experience Telecommuting is ok. This is a part-time job. This is an internship jobPrincipals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

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