Training alert - copywriting course

LONDON FREELANCE Branch in association with NUJ Professional Training is proud to present its latest training course - "Copywriting for journalists: looking at new ways of making money". As a copywriter who came to talk at a recent LFB meeting told us (see, copywriters seem to be paid better and earlier and treated better than most journos, so it's an avenue of work well worth looking into.

A recent training course

LFB's recent training course in digital journalism

The LFB/NUJ copywriting course is on Friday 2 February 2018 at the NUJ, 72 Acton Street, London WC1X 9NB, from 10am to 5.30pm (map). It costs NUJ members just £49, which includes lunch.

Topics covered include: what is copywriting; who hires copywriters; how to find clients; finding your unique selling point; pricing; getting paid; and "common mistakes to avoid". The tutor, Eleanor Goold, is chief copywriter of Kreativ Copywriting. To book, see

For courses on "the business side," free to NUJ members, see and also see and